novel in verse
As her thirteenth birthday approaches, JoEllen decides to bring together her two separate lives--one as Joey, who enjoys weekends with her father and other relatives on a farm, and another as Ellen, who lives with her mother in a Cincinnati apartment near her school and friends.
Family Relationships; Divorce; Separation; divorced parents; separate homes
Emphasis on Reading, 2009, Winner, Grades 4-6
city; country; identity; different lives
Zimmer, Tracie Vaughn, "42 Miles" (2008). Diverse Families. 959.