The Wonder of Charlie Anne
By: Kimberly Newton Fusco
Charlie Anne is devastated when her father must go up north to build roads after the depresion hits. She and her sibilings are stuck with tere mean cousin, Mirabel, and a farm full of chores.The only thing she has now is her mothers grave by the river, where the memory of her mother is strongest. Then theere neighbor old Mr.Jolly brings home a new wife, Rosalyn, who shows up in pants the color of red peppers. With her arries Phoebe, a young african american girl who also lost her mother.Phoebe is smart fun and a perfect friend for Charlie Anne's lonely days. They build a great frienship but whenhayred turns in there town they almost cant bear.
very sweet loving 12 tear old girl struggles to read
colored sweet different in a good way wears pants
Mean Strict VERY lady like manner maniac doesnt like children very much
I don't recommend this book if your not focused because it goes back and forth a lot between, dreams, thoughts, and real life. If your focused its a great book and very heart warming. Hope you enjoyed!!