This book starts out with a girl named Naomi, but a lot of people call her Chirp. She is the main character. One day her mom was going to teach dance lessons. She forgot something and tripped she fell and broke her leg. After that her mom had health problems. So she was in the hospital for almost three months. Chirp didn't see her until thanksgiving. When she saw her mom, her mom was not the same. But one day Chirp was walking home from school and when she got home her mom was there.
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One day chirp went to school and her mom died. So she ran away but she went home and was happy.