by Joan Bauer
The main character is Sugar Mae Cole and her puppy Sush.
Sugar's home where she lives with her mom Reba.
Mr. B's class room
Sugar's dad is a gambler and that is a a huge problem for Sugar and Reba.
Sugar and Reba become homeless.
Reba is checked into a mental hospital because she has a break down.
Since Reba is in the hospital Sugar must find some where to live so she moves in with Lexie and Mac a very nice couple.
Will Reba be ok? Will her, Sugar, and Shush ever make it home? Read and find out!
Reviews: "Skillfully tells the tale of precocious and street-smart Sugar Mae Cole" -John Grogan author of Marley and Me for THE NEW YORK TIMES.
"Sugar...will read readrs' hearts." -Kirkus Reviews, starred review."
"Sugar's anger, fear, humility, and resolve are portrayed with insight and compassion." -Publishers Weekly