Miming in French
by Sheila McGrory-Klyza
When Livvie moves to France with her mom after her parents’ divorce, she feels like she’ll never fit in. For one thing, everyone in her new school speaks a different language. But soon she makes friends with another girl, Malika, who’s an outsider too. Malika is French, but she’s also a Muslim. Together, with the help of a mysterious street mime, the two girls learn the meaning of true friendship.