As Wen adjusts to life in America and learns to trust and love her new family, her emotions remain conflicted as she remembers her best friend. Can she find a family for Shu Ling before Shu Ling becomes too old to be adopted? Will her new family send her back if she causes trouble by trying to help Shu Ling? This well-written and touching book details Wen's life and development as she bravely does all she can to help Shu Ling while coping with the many changes in her own life. 2012.