Wow! Mom’s boyfriend Max has invited Amber and her mom to Walla Walla, Washington for Thanksgiving. And Amber’s dad is coming home from Paris to live nearby. Life couldn’t be better. Until Amber’s dad calls. He’s expecting Amber to spend Thanksgiving with him in New York City. And the grownups are leaving it up to Amber to decide what to do.Suddenly, Amber feels as if she is in the middle of a bad dream…which only gets worse when she goes to school and meets the new girl — Kelly Green. No way…no one in the class has ever had a two-color name like Amber Brown. Hannah Burton smirks and says, “Let the color wars begin!” Home. School. Nothing is going right. What to do? Amber Brown is feeling blue.
-[F]unny, straight-shooting, first-person narration.+ -Booklist