October 7, 2016
Genre(s): Comedy, Drama, Family
Gilly Hopkins is one sassy, mean 12 year-old. She has spent most of her childhood being transferred from one foster home to another. It seems like her life is never going to get any better, but then she is taken in by a new foster mother: Maime Trotter. At first, the two are constantly at odds--Gilly even devises a plan to escape from Trotter to find her birth mother. But soon she learns that you should be careful what you wish for. Gilly's mother isn't quite what she expected and she decides she wants to live with Mrs. Trotter again.