BC: Made By: Kelsey Smith
FC: Absolutley Normal Chaos By: Sharon Creech
1: The Settings in this book are Mary Lou's House, The Easton Pool, and Carl Ray's Farm. | The Settings
2: The Main Characters. Mary Lou Finney- A 13-year old girl that has to write a journal over the summer that is filled with exciting,romantic,and crazy moments. Carl Ray- Mary Lou's Cousin that came to live wiith them from West Virginia, to "find a job". Alex Cheevey- The cutest popular guy in Mary Lou's grade. Maggie- Mary Lou's (bratty) older sister. Beth Ann- Mary Lou's best friend .
3: The Plot summary Mary Lou,age 13, has to write a journal over the summer where she finds herself falling for the cutest, popular guy in her grade, Alex Cheevey. Also, her cousin Carl Ray comes to stay with her for the summer to supposbly "find a job", but later Mary Lou finds out that he was really on a search for his biological father. Which happens to be Mary Lou's next door neighbor, who passed away right when Carl Ray came to Easton, Ohio.
4: The Theme The theme of this book is of a normal girl, who is expecting a normal summer, but it turns out that her summer is filled with surprises after all. These surprises make her boring summer more exciting then ever!
5: I personally really enjoyed this book. It kept me on the edge of my seat at all times.
6: I would recommend this book to anyone. I really enjoyed it. The book had unexpected happenings which gave the book a good twist.
7: Sharon Creech is an amazing author. She won the 1995 Newbery Medal for Walk Two Moons.