Strays Like Us / Cecilia Galante

Fred’s mom has a dark secret—one that Fred refuses to believe—which has turned their little family’s lives upside down.  As Fred is getting used to her temporary foster situation and trying to fit in at her new school, she discovers that a furry friend next door might in danger.  But, is there a way can she help the cruel neighbor’s neglected dog without causing more trouble for everyone?  For ages 9 and up.