Freckled and Fourteen Author:Viola Rowe "I won't cry," Rusty says to herself. "I'm not going to cry!" — Isn't it bad enough that she has red hair and freckels? That she'd rather play ball than be a "proper girl"? That her very best friend is starting to act silly about boys? — Rusty's older brother is behaving strangely too. Worst of all, she discovers a family secret about herself. No ... more »wonder she feels like crying!
Then Rusty finds a special friend--and he turns out to be someone she can count on.« less