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Fifteen-year-old Jenny Middle struggles to hold her family together despite poverty, constant moves, the jail sentence and drunkenness of her mother, and a sister tragically involved with drugs.

The title has been changed to UNSETTLED on the ebook edition, issued in 2011. This timeless story of growing up forty years ago will be as relevant and moving to girls of today as i
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Published 2011 (first published 1974)
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Paige Layno Winn
Jan 15, 2008 Paige Layno Winn rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This was my favorite book when I was in 6th grade. I'd like to re-read it eventually. I remember it was pretty dark and depressing.
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Shirley Rousseau Murphy is the author of over 40 books, including the award-winning Joe Grey cat mystery series and three other novels for adults, the Dragonbards Trilogy and more for young adults, and many books for children. She grew up in southern California, riding and showing the horses her father trained. After attending the San Francisco Art institute she worked as an interior designer, and ...more
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