Before she began writing books for children, Peg published plays, short stories, articles, and two books for adults. If you are not asleep yet, you will be reading this book. . This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. When Ginger was going to the hearing to help Mr. It was published by Puffin Books and has a total of 160 pages in the book.
While the story reads like a thriller, the character development and moral dilemmas add depth and substance. Other than the woman stalking Ginger, and wanting to talk to her, Gingers' favorite teacher, and girls' basketball coach, wants to be fired. Also Joyce was wanted for abortion three years before she saw Ginger. Ginger is so independent in this book because she wants to know who this women is all by herself, but sometimes, in my opinion, she doesn't make the right choices. The woman walks over to wish her a happy birthday and suddenly disappears.
Ginger was wondering if she should go ask what the lady meant this afternoon. There was only one part in the book I did not like that's when Joyce said ' The doctors said My book is about a girl named Ginger Shaw who has just turned 13 years old. In this book one of the most interesting characters in the book has the name of Ginger. Everything in this book is fake including the characters emotions and family situations. The story works and you want to go along with it for the ride. ! There are a few unsuspecting parts-parts that will make you get goosebumps and parts that make you want to cry because you are so relieved. The man says he has Gingers little brother but Ginger doesn't go with the man because she has to go and try to help the girls basketball coach keep his job.
Ginger's parents have gone out of town and she is in the middle of a campaign to protect her favorite teacher and coach from being dismissed due to a smear campaign by a leading socialite. She's called her home and she's been parked outside her house and school. When she confronts Ginger, she reveals a secret that will change Ginger's life. We read Taken last year in my Language Arts class at Kelly Middle School. One day after school she saw the car right outside she went up to it told the old lady to stop following her and ran away from the car onto the bus scared! In the book a women followed Ginger around Telling her that she was her mother. Could a basketball coach really be in jeopardy of losing his job after the kind of complaints that were made by a couple of angry parents? Wren under force of her company.
I would recommend this book to middle schoolers and high schoolers. That's when she notices a woman staring at her. To find out what that was read this amazing book! Ginger is the only one in her family that is interested in being a sports announcer. When you are reading this book it makes you feel like you are one of the characters in the the book like you are Megans brother or sister. Ginger told her parents after she left the police station. If you love books with creep plot twist then you will love this book.
One small thing leads to something big. This women in a white car follows her everywhere! I am a youth services librarian, I read books for a living. The next day her parents go out of town for a business job. This book made me realize how having an identity is really important. So go check it out! Ginger said no because she wants them to do what they were looking forward to do for months and because it was only three more days before her parents got home. Thriller buffs may be disappointed by the thin characterizations and contrivances, but Ginger, at least, is strong and sensible, and most readers will want to stick around long enough to see how she escapes Joyce's clutches.
But when you get to the end of the book you find out that the lady that was following her was a little crazy in the head and thought that she was her daughter and she had done that before to another girl that was same age the police took her away with the man she was with that was trying to help her grab ginger and get away but ginger knew that her friend would come around and she rubbed her ear and that's when Katie knew to go get the police. Ginger,seeing the similarities between this woman and herself begins to question her identity. I really enjoyed this story. The main issiue in this book is that a woman in a white car is following Ginger at the resturant at the bus stop at her sisters party and at school. Ginger is the only person that has evidence telling that Mr.
She meets a strange woman the day of her birthday at a restaurant. If you changed the setting it would make some sence but not that much really also when this all happend only her friend katie knew about the lady following her but her sister and her parents didn't know either untill they get home from there trips. Ginger has noticed that she is being followed by a mysterious white car that's been following her since her 13th birthday party at a restaurant. This is about there is a girl named Ginger and she is being followed by some lady that Ginger does not know. It even got to the point that ginger changed the way she looked she cut her hair so that the white car would stop looking for her. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.
K2518I Dewey Decimal 813 Dewey Edition 21. A bit dated with reference to 'cellular phones. In the book this lady starts to claim that she's her mother and Ginger keeps talking to her instead of just running away. She doesn't know what to do. Because she can remember that experience and her year of recovery so vividly, she finds it easy to write in the viewpoint of a twelve or thirteen year old. Katie asked Ginger was she ok.
The book may contain: a publisher remainder mar some highlighting All orders guaranteed and ship within 24 hours. Was her life an entire life the whole time? I also like this book because I like to think what will happen next. She meets a strange woman the day of her birthday at a restaurant. That's when she notices a woman staring at her. In the bus stop the woman talks to Ginger while she's alone calling herself Joyce Enderly. She devises a plan to bring her home. Paragraph 2: my favorite part is when the lady who followed Ginger where every she went got taken to the police station for questioning, the lady said that Ginger was her long lost daughter who the nurses at the hospital she was born at said that the lady's daughter had died.