Sunday, June 28, 2009
Somebody by Nancy Springer
The main character and her brother and father have just moved to a new town, one of dozens they have lived in during the past few years. In each town they all have different names and hair colors and she knows better than to ask her father for the reason behind all of their moves. Despite all the names she has had over the years she still remembers that her real name is Sherica and that her mother gave her that name in honor of her grandmother. Determined to finally find out the truth about her life Sherica does some investigating on the computer at the library and discovers what her father has been hiding from her all this time. Now that she knows who she actually is she'd not sure what her next step should be or how much time she has to make a decision before her father finds out.