Here TodayBook - 2004
In 1963, when her flamboyant mother abandons the family to pursue her dream of becoming an actress, eleven-year-old Ellie Dingman takes charge of her younger siblings, while also trying to deal with her outcast status in school and frightening acts of prejudice toward the "misfits" that live on her street.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2004
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 308 p. : 22 cm
From the critics