Alice is 38 and can't read. It's a secret that the family never speak of as they are all ashamed. Then two things happen which make Alice realize that she must start out on her own brave journey.
London : Bloomsbury, 2006.
Subjects:English language -- Study and teaching.
Illiterate persons -- Fiction.
Parent and teenager -- Fiction.
Secrecy -- Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Fiction.
High interest-low vocabulary books.
Readers for new literates.