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She thought her home is WHERE THE HEART IS, but is it? by Jo Knowles (MG book review)
Gotta get a job, help with the bills… what a 13th birthday surprise! Rachel and best friend Micah want to have a summer filled with lazy days at the lake, ice cream, and her little sister tagging along. But money troubles are piling up for Mom and Dad, so she gets a job caring for their new neighbors’ hobby farm animals. Are they really raising that mean ol’ pig for bacon? Too many things are changing – next year is eighth grade, the Townsends built their big new house on the best winter sledding hill, Micah wants to be her boyfriend… no crushes on boys for her. Does Cybil want …