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I ALMOST LOVE YOU, EDDIE CLEGG
Atlanta : Peachtree, 2004.
IL 5-8, RL 4.7
the last year of junior high and Asa is determined to make the most of
it. She decides to become popular but things don't always turn out
as we plan! On the home front, Asa is hiding a secret. Her
stepfather, Eddie Clegg, is beginning to drink way too much. And
he is hiding the bottle in her closet! Eddie makes her promise not
to tell her mother. After all, her mother is working late most nights
and doesn't see the change. But can this be kept a secret for long?
What do you think will happen if her mother finds out?.
Stepfathers -- Fiction.
Alcoholism -- Fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.
Unemployment -- Fiction.
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