By Jacqueline Woodson
A powerfully relocating novel from a three-time Newbery Honor-winning author
Evie Thomas isn't who she was once. as soon as she had a ally, a cheerful domestic and a loving grandmother residing within sight. as soon as her identify used to be Toswiah.
Now, every little thing is diversified. Her family members has been pressured to maneuver to a brand new position and alter their identities. yet that's no longer all that has replaced. Her as soon as vigorous father has develop into depressed and quiet. Her mom leaves educating at the back of and clings to a new-found faith. Her in simple terms sister is making mystery plans to leave.
And Evie, suffering to discover her approach in a brand new urban the place little ones aren't pleasant and the terrain is as unexpected as her identify, wonders who she is.
Jacqueline Woodson weaves a desirable portrait of a considerate younger girl's coming of age in a global grew to become upside down
a countrywide e-book Award Finalist
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