Davey Wexler finds it painfully difficult recovering from the death of her father, who was killed during the robbery of his store.
After her father is killed in the hold-up of his Atlantic City 7-11 store, 15-year-old Davey Wexler, her mother, and younger brother go to stay with relatives in New Mexico. There Davey is befriended by a young man named Wolf, who helps her overcome her grief and fear over her father's death and to go on with her life.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Juvenile Fiction, Fiction + Literature Genres
Subgenre: Human Qualities + Behavior, Family + Friendship, Types of Characters, Social Issues / Emotions + Feelings, General