This book focuses on family issues that some people have, and how their worlds like. Because Frankie's mum can't leave the house, it means that he has to grow up faster. This causes problems for his mind and his mind starts to collapse. With Sydney, she has deal with her mother who is on the constant move, and all the problems she brings with her.
The characters are well written and all have their own wonderful issues. The idea of this book is very clever and its full of emotion and tears. This is a great book with heart-warming scenes that want to make you cry, I recommend it to peopel who like realistic fiction.