Characters
Dani Falls (Female) , Student , Tolerated her existence in Florida with an unloving mother; learns her mother was killed by a bear; sent to live with an aunt she never knew had in New Mexico; reading "The Stranger" by Albert Camus
Genre
Fiction
Young adult
Family
Coming of age
Topics
Life changes
Teenage girls
Adolescence
Death of a parent
Moving
Aunts
Self-discovery
Loss
Family histories
Setting
Florida - South (U.S.)
New Mexico - Southwest (U.S.) / West (U.S.)
Time Period
2000s -- 21st century