Shelley is a lonely girl who moves back to the city into an apartment with her mother and older brother after her parents' divorce.
The New Contemporary Fiction series by Don Buchholz for ages 9 and up is a set of books about children today, their hopes and dreams, their concerns and fears. They present stories in which children deal realistically and positively with problems and difficulties they encounter, and learn and grow from their experiences.
|Program||Developing Approaches to Science, Health, and Technology (DASH)|
|Grade Level(s)||4, 5, 6|