By Lois Lowry
Anastasia's 10th yr has a few good stuff, like falling in love and very gaining knowledge of her grandmother, and a few undesirable issues, like checking out approximately an imminent child brother.
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Where are you? DAD: Outside your door. DAD: I’m in family room. Bring me a beer please. ME: Uh Dad… I’m still gone for another week. DAD: I’ll wait. MUM: How is our pregnant little daughter? ME: MUM… How did you know? MUM: I meant Perfect. MUM: Wait. WHAT?? MUM: Tell Rick to call me. I need to ask him something. ME: OK. He said he will in ten. MUM: Also, will you teach me how to text on the house phone? ” So I put it under my arm, walked out of the building and went home. ” I knew I was going bald because it was taking longer and longer to wash my face.
No, I grew up in Wellington,” I told him. ” He then told me he thought we might be related. ” he asked. I told him it was Jack. He then told me exactly where my family had lived 30 years ago before telling me he had stayed with us when I was very young. He was my third cousin. He had travelled overseas when he was younger and stayed with cousins. I can only guess he must have remembered my name, as I had intro duced myself when we met at the factory. I was gobsmacked – I didn’t know he existed and here I was thousands of kilometres from home on the outskirts of Manila meeting a cousin – Jeffrey – I didn’t know I had.
Anastasia Krupnik (Anastasia Krupnik, Book 1) by Lois Lowry