Lacie Johnson's world turns topsy-turvy the year she enters high school. Her father committed suicide the previous year, and her mother now juggles two jobs in order to keep the family's cookie-cutter suburban home. Lacie likewise spends her non-school time caring for her younger brother (Malky) while struggling to make sense of her father's death, her mother's absence, and her own emerging sexuality.
As a result of these circumstances, Lacie bec...
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