This book is about a girl named Arleta. This book does not talk about Arleta's parents, but it tells about her grandma. Her grandma tells very good stories about her childhood. For example, she tells of one time when it was dark she was told to empty the wash bucket, but she was scared of the dark. So she was going to throw it, but just then her father walked around the corner and she didn't know then she threw it then BANG! She hit her dad with it! Then her mom came to see what happened.