One for the Murphy's
by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
In the first chapter it does not say exactly what happened to Carly but the author provides the reader with several clues. WHAT CAN YOU INFER ABOUT CARLY AND WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO HER...use evidence from the text to support what you say.
Then as you read further, you find out how her and her mother end up in hospital...did this come as a shock to you? Why?