Jones, Patrick, Always Faithful. Pgs. 103. Darbycreek, 2015. Language: PG, Mature Content: PG, Violence: PG
For Rosie, everything in life seems to be perfect. Her dad’s home from being a Marine, her boyfriend is perfect, and she has good grades. When her father announces that he’s going to relist, Rosie feels betrayed and starts lashing out. Her behavior and anger spin out of control and she starts having problems with her boyfriend and law enforcement. Will Rosie find a way to control her anger? Can she face her father and get her life back on track?
The characters in this book are realistic and easy to relate to. The plot is simple, but engaging. Reluctant readers who are interested in realistic fiction will enjoy reading this book. MS, HS. OPTIONAL. Reviewer: Jessica M, Library Media Specialist, Olympus Jr. High.