Page Count: 339
Age Range: 10 and up
Genre: Emotional comedy
The story is about an eleven year old girl named Lorelei, she has a great attitude about life and has dreams of being a famous chef, or an author. Her life becomes filled with new experiences good and bad. When her cat Mud dies she begins journaling to him about her life as a sixth grader because she wants him to always know what she’s doing. Her life begins to get exceptionally tough when her parents start fighting, and the journal to Mud is her outlet to someone who will listen.
This is a great book for any child who’s parents are going through divorce. It also touches on bullying at school, school issues and the death of a beloved pet.