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In what state does Naomi live?
California
Becoming Naomi Leon
How many siblings does she have?
two
Who takes care of Niomi and Owen?
Gram
In what kind of orchard do they live?
avacado
What is Gram's last name?
Outlaw
What TV show does Gram and her friend Fabiola watch every night?
Wheel of Fortune
What nickname do they give their trailor home?
Baby Beluga
What is Naomi's teacher's name?
Mrs. Morimoto
What grade is she in?
fifth
Who is Mr. Marble?
librarian at school
What "special" thing does Mr. Marble permit Naomi and a few others to do?
eat lunch in the library
What is the name of Naomi's new Friend at school?
Blanca
What new name did Naomi and Owen's mother adopt?
Skyla Jones
Who picked it out for her?
Clive
What profession was Clive studying?
tatoo artist
What gift did Owen want most from Skyla and Clive?
bicycle
Why did Owen have trouble riding the bicycle?
one leg was longer that the other.
Why was Skyla in and out of rehabilitation?
she was an alchoholic
Where did Skyla and Clive want to take Naomi to live?
Las Vegas
Where did Naomi and Owen's dad live?
Mexico
What was his occupation?
fisherman
What was his talent that he passed on to Naomi?
carving
Bernardo and Fabiola took the family to what town in Mexico?
Oaxaca
In Mexico, what insect was considered good luck?
spider
What was the name of the elderly relative who helped Naomi and Owen find their father?
Teresa
Both Naomi and Owen had what same middle name?
Solidad
What did Naaomi use for her carving?
soap
What did the children hit with a stick at Las Posadas?
pinata
What is thhe English word for barrio?
neighborhood
Whose idea inspired the family's carving?
Naomi (and her father)
Why was Santiago late for the festvals?
his car broke down
What does Los Posadas recreate?
Mary and Joseph being turned away in their time of need
Where did Naomi first see her dad?
at La Noche de los Rabanos
Who carved the top piece of the radish sculpture?
Naomi
What was at the top
a lion
Which place did the sculpture win>
second place
In court, who spoke up the loudest?
Naomi
How did Mr. Marble honor Naomi's soap carvings?
he put them in a lighted display box
Where did the family go to get ice cream?
Spray and Play
Who is Skyla?
Naomi's and Owen's mother
What is Skyla wearing when she first appears?
jeans, red boots, black leather jacket, gardenia perfume, maroon hair with lipstick to match
What is Naomi's hobby?
Soap carving
Who is Gram's best friend?
Fabiola, the neighbor
Where does Naomi eat lunch when she's at school?
The library
What soothes Owen when he is upset?
tape
What nationality is Naomi's father?
Mexican
What did Naomi's family call the trailer they lived in?
Baby Beluga
What is the one memory Naomi has of her father and Mexico?
Huddling with Owen in a room near the ocean during a storm and her father rescuing them.
Who is the new student in Naomi's class?
Blanca Paloma
Who is left out of Skyla's gift-giving?
Owen
What hair do was part of Naomi's new look?
french braid
What happens on the day of parent conferences at school?
Skyla does not show up.
What does naomi discover about her father when she overhears Ms. Marimoto and Ms. Dominguez talking?
She learns that her dad wanted her and Owen.
What are the Leons famous for in Mexico?
carving
What game does Owen beat Skyla at playing?
checkers
Why do Skyla and Clive want to take Naomi with them to Las Vegas?
They want to collect money (dependent supplement) from the state.
What does Skyla say at Thanksgiving dinner that causes the family to get upset?
She calls Owen a cripple.
What does Naomi see in Clive's back seat that makes her worry?
A twelve-pack of beer
What does Paloma call Naomi?
Naomi the lion
How does Naomi know for sure that her mother has started drinking again?
She can smell the alcohol on her at the hospital when they take Owen to his appointment.
What does FLK stand for?
Funny looking kid
Where do Naomi and Owen hide when Skyla tries to take Naomi?
They hide in the shed behind Fabiola's house.
Where does the family hide from Skyla and Clive?
Oaxaca, Mexico
How many days do Naomi and the family spend on the road on the way to Mexico?
4 days
Where do Fabiola, Gram, Naomi, and Flora go first to find information about Naomi's father?
They go to the market to find the cheese lady.
Why do Benni, Bernardo, and Pedro argue?
They argue about what to carve for the festival
What do material is used for the carvings at La Noche de los Rabanos
radishes
What does Naomi do to help find her father?
She calls the Leons in the phone book.
What makes Naomi feels like she belongs in the barrio of Oaxaca?
Her new clothes: an embroidered peasant blouse and huaraches sandals.
What does the old lady, Teresa, give Naomi when she visits?
A picture of her father at her age.
What is the first celebration that Naomi and her family attend while in Mexico?
Las Posadas
What gives the men the inspiration for their carving for the festival?
Naomi's animal carvings.
What honor do the other carvers give Naomi?
They let her carve the lion.
What prize did Bernardo's carving receive?
2nd place
What does Naomi's father do when he first sees her?
He runs away.
Who is waiting in the yard when Naomi and her family return from the carving festival?
Santiago, her father.
Why did it take Santiago so long to arrive at the festival?
His car was not working.
Why does the judge decide not to give custody of the children to Skyla?
She only wants Naomi, not Owen.
What difference does Paloma notice in Naomi after she returns from Mexico?
Naomi's voice is louder.
WHO IS THE AUTHOR OF BECOMING NAOMI LEON?
PAM MUNOZ RYAN
WHERE DID NAOMI LIKE TO SIT IN LATE WINTER
SIT OUTSIDE ON THE WHITE ROCK PATIO
WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE TRAILER PARK THEY LIVED IN?
AVOCADO ACRES TRAILER RANCHO
WHERE DID THE TRAILER PARK GET IT'S NAME?
IT WAS SURROUNDED BY THE LARGEST AVOCADO RANCH IN LEMON TREE, CALIF.
WHERE DID OWEN HAVE HIS SURGERIES?
AT CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
HOW DID OWEN TALK DUE TO HIS DISABILITY?
LIKE A FROG
WHAT COLOR IS GRAM'S HAIR
BLUE
WHAT WAS NAOMI'S LAST NAME?
OUTLAW
WHAT IS THE NAME OF NAOMI'S SCHOOL?
BUENA VISTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
WHAT DID GRAM SAY WAS GOING TO HAPPEN IF YOU SNEEZED?
COMPANY WAS COMING
HOW MANY YEARS DID GRAM WORK?
35 YEARS
WHERE DID GRAM WORK?
WALKER GORDON DEPARTMENT STORE
WHO DOD GRAM WORK WITH?
THEIR NEIGHBOR, FABIOLA MORALES
WHAT JOB DID GRAM DO AT THE STORE?
SHE WAS A SEAMSTRESS, SEWING
WHAT WAS THE ONE THING NAOMI DID BEST ACCORDING TO GRAM?
MAKE LISTS
WHO WAS MR. MARBLE?
THE SCHOOL LIBRARIAN
WHAT DID NAOMI DO IN THE LIBRARY THAT BROKE THE RULES?
EAT HER LUNCH IN THE LIBRARY
HOW DID GRAM DESCRIBE NAOMI?
LIKE A BROWN SHAGGY DOG
WHAT DID GRAM CALL HERSELF WITH CURLERS?
HER CLOWN HEAD
WHO GOT NAOMI INTO SOAP CARVING?
BERNARD FROM NEXT DOOR
WHAT TOOL DID NAOMI START OUT USING FOR HER CARVING?
A PAPER CLIP
HOW DID NAOMI DESCRIBE HER ABILITY TO CARVE TO OWEN?
SHE SAID SHE IMAGINES WHAT'S INSIDE AND TAKES AWAY WHAT SHE DOESN'T NEED
WHO WAS AT THE DOOR WHEN GRAM OPENED IT?
NAOMI'S MOTHER
WHERE WAS MOM FROM?
OKLAHOMA
WHAT DID OWEN'S MOM TRY AND TAKE OFF HIS SHIRT?
HIS PIECE OF TAPE
HOW LONG HAD IT BEEN SINCE OWEN AND NAOMI HAD SEEN THEIR MOM?
7 YEARS
WHO IS CLIVE?
MOM'S NEW BOYFRIEND
AT WHAT AGE DID NAOMI BEGIN TALKING?
6 YEARS OLD
WHO IS BABY BELUGA?
THE TRAILER THEY LIVED IN
WHAT ANIMAL DID NAOMI'S FATHER CARVE FOR HER IN THE CHURCH BASEMENT?
AN ELEPHANT
WHAT SHAPE DID NAOMI'S MOM SAY HEAR FACE WAS?
A HEART SHAPE
WHAT DID OWEN WISH FOR FROM HIS MOM?
A BICYCLE
WHAT COLOR WAS GRAM'S TOYOTA?
GREEN
WHAT NAME DID NAOMI'S MOTHER WANT THEM TO CALL HER?
SKYLA
DID SHE COME TO THE CONFERENCE FOR OWEN AND NAOMI?
NO
WHO DID SKYLA INVITE TO THANKSGIVING DINNER?
CLIVE, THE BOYFRIEND
WHAT COLOR DID SKYLA MAKE HER HAIR FOR THANKSGIVING?
PUMPKIN SPICE
WHAT WAS THE LA NOCHE DE LOS RABANOS?
THE CARVING FESTIVAL
WHERE DID NAOMI'S MOM WANT TO TAKE HER?
TO LAS VEGAS
WHY DID CLIVE WANT NAOMI TO COME TO LAS VEGAS?
TO BABY-SIT FOR HIS DAUGHTER
Why did Gram have to cancel the Doc appt for Owen?
She had to alter a wedding dress
What did Skyla do in the restroom of the Children's Hospital?
have a drink and put on lost of perfume
WHAT SENT NAOMI AND OWEN TO HIDE IN THE SHED?
SKYLA WAS LOOKINGFOR THEM TO TAKE NAOMI
WHAT WAS HAPPENING WHEN NAOMI AND OWEN THOUGHT IT WAS AN EARTHQUAKE?
GRAM WAS MOVING THEM TO MEXICO
WHAT HAPPENED ON THE 23 OF DECEMBER EACH YEAR IN OAXACA CITY?
THE RADDISH-CARVING FESTIVAL
WHO DID THEY HOPE TO FIND IN MEXICO?
THEIR DAD, SANTIAGO
WHY COULDN'T NAOMI RUN TO HER FATHERS ARMS?
HER FEET FELT LIKE CEMENT
WHAT DOES SANTIAGO DO FOR A LIVING?
HE TAKES TOURISTS OUT TO CATCH FISH IN HIS BOAT
WHY DIDN'T SKYLA WANT OWEN?
SHE NEVER DID BOND WITH HIM WHEN HE WAS A BABY
HOW DID NAOMI FEEL WHEN THEY LEFT THE COURT ROOM?
WONDERFUL
Where does the story take place?
Lemon Tree, California
Who was Naomi's favorite person at school?
Mr Marbel, the librarian
Who are fabiola and bernardo?
Neighbors who help the Outlaws.
What is naomi's hobby?
Soap Carving, making lists
What toy did Owen want for a gift?
Bicycle
Who is Blanca?
Naomi's friend at school
What is naomi's brother name?
Owen
Why did they go to Mexico?
To find Naomi's father?
What do they carve in mexico
radishes
What was a of strange habit that Owen had?
tape on shirt
Who was raising Owen and Naomi?
great grama
Where did they live?
Lemon Tree, California
Why was Owen special?
He had birth defects.
Who was Santiago?
naomi's frather
Where did Santiago live?
mexico
What is baby beluga?
Gram's name for their trailer.
What is the spray n play?
A favorite place to treat themselves.
Was Owen slow mentally?
No, he was very bright. He was a FLK.
What did the boys at school tease Naomi about?
Her last name, Outlaw.
Who is Ms Morimoto?
Naomi's teacher.
Who is Mr. Marble?
The librarian
Why was Mr Marble special to Naomi?
He welcomed her and her friends to eat lunch with him.
Who was Terri Lynn?
Naaomi and Owen's mom.
Who was Skyla?
A name that Terri Lynn called herself.
Who are Mimi Messmaker, John Lee, and Blaca Paloma?
Naomi's lunch buddies.
Who is Clive?
Skyla's boyfriend.
Who became Owen's best friend in Mexico?
Ruben
What did Skyla called Owen because of his disabilities?
A Blem.
Skyla only want to take Naomi?
She rejected Owen because of his disability.
What did Skyla do for Naomi that she really liked?
Skyla french braided Naomi's hair.
Who is Lulu?
The neighbor's poodle.
What did Fabiola and Gram do every night?
Watch Wheel of Fortune.
Who is Mrs. Maloney?
88 year old neighbor.
What does clive do for a living?
He is a tattoo artist.
How did Skyla give up her kids?
She droped them off to her grama.
How did Terri Lynn's parents die?
a car crash.
Did skyla want both her kids bacK?
No just Naomi
Who gets the kids in the end?
Gram.
Was Naomi hurt by this whole experience.
No, she became stronger because of it.
In what state does Naomi live?
California
How many siblings does she have?
two
Who takes care of Niomi and Owen?
Gram
In what kind of orchard do they live?
avacado
What is Gram's last name?
Outlaw
What TV show does Gram and her friend Fabiola watch every night?
Wheel of Fortune
What nickname do they give their trailor home?
Baby Beluga
What is Naomi's teacher's name?
Mrs. Morimoto
What grade is she in?
fifth
Who is Mr. Marble?
librarian at school
What "special" thing does Mr. Marble permit Naomi and a few others to do?
eat lunch in the library
What is the name of Naomi's new Friend at school?
Blanca
What new name did Naomi and Owen's mother adopt?
Skyla Jones
Who picked it out for her?
Clive
What profession was Clive studying?
tatoo artist
What gift did Owen want most from Skyla and Clive?
bicycle
Why did Owen have trouble riding the bicycle?
one leg was longer that the other.
Why was Skyla in and out of rehabilitation?
she was an alchoholic
Where did Skyla and Clive want to take Naomi to live?
Las Vegas
Where did Naomi and Owen's dad live?
Mexico
What was his occupation?
fisherman
What was his talent that he passed on to Naomi?
carving
Bernardo and Fabiola took the family to what town in Mexico?
Oaxaca
In Mexico, what insect was considered good luck?
spider
What was the name of the elderly relative who helped Naomi and Owen find their father?
Teresa
Both Naomi and Owen had what same middle name?
Solidad
What did Naaomi use for her carving?
soap
What did the children hit with a stick at Las Posadas?
pinata
What is thhe English word for barrio?
neighborhood
Whose idea inspired the family's carving?
Naomi (and her father)
Why was Santiago late for the festvals?
his car broke down
What does Los Posadas recreate?
Mary and Joseph being turned away in their time of need
Where did Naomi first see her dad?
at La Noche de los Rabanos
Who carved the top piece of the radish sculpture?
Naomi
What was at the top
a lion
Which place did the sculpture win>
second place
In court, who spoke up the loudest?
Naomi
How did Mr. Marble honor Naomi's soap carvings?
he put them in a lighted display box
Where did the family go to get ice cream?
Spray and Play
Who is Skyla?
Naomi's and Owen's mother
What is Skyla wearing when she first appears?
jeans, red boots, black leather jacket, gardenia perfume, maroon hair with lipstick to match
What is Naomi's hobby?
Soap carving
Who is Gram's best friend?
Fabiola, the neighbor
Where does Naomi eat lunch when she's at school?
The library
What soothes Owen when he is upset?
tape
What nationality is Naomi's father?
Mexican
What did Naomi's family call the trailer they lived in?
Baby Beluga
What is the one memory Naomi has of her father and Mexico?
Huddling with Owen in a room near the ocean during a storm and her father rescuing them.
Who is the new student in Naomi's class?
Blanca Paloma
Who is left out of Skyla's gift-giving?
Owen
What hair do was part of Naomi's new look?
french braid
What happens on the day of parent conferences at school?
Skyla does not show up.
What does naomi discover about her father when she overhears Ms. Marimoto and Ms. Dominguez talking?
She learns that her dad wanted her and Owen.
What are the Leons famous for in Mexico?
carving
What game does Owen beat Skyla at playing?
checkers
Why do Skyla and Clive want to take Naomi with them to Las Vegas?
They want to collect money (dependent supplement) from the state.
What does Skyla say at Thanksgiving dinner that causes the family to get upset?
She calls Owen a cripple.
What does Naomi see in Clive's back seat that makes her worry?
A twelve-pack of beer
What does Paloma call Naomi?
Naomi the lion
How does Naomi know for sure that her mother has started drinking again?
She can smell the alcohol on her at the hospital when they take Owen to his appointment.
What does FLK stand for?
Funny looking kid
Where do Naomi and Owen hide when Skyla tries to take Naomi?
They hide in the shed behind Fabiola's house.
Where does the family hide from Skyla and Clive?
Oaxaca, Mexico
How many days do Naomi and the family spend on the road on the way to Mexico?
4 days
Where do Fabiola, Gram, Naomi, and Flora go first to find information about Naomi's father?
They go to the market to find the cheese lady.
Why do Benni, Bernardo, and Pedro argue?
They argue about what to carve for the festival
What do material is used for the carvings at La Noche de los Rabanos
radishes
What does Naomi do to help find her father?
She calls the Leons in the phone book.
What makes Naomi feels like she belongs in the barrio of Oaxaca?
Her new clothes: an embroidered peasant blouse and huaraches sandals.
What does the old lady, Teresa, give Naomi when she visits?
A picture of her father at her age.
What is the first celebration that Naomi and her family attend while in Mexico?
Las Posadas
What gives the men the inspiration for their carving for the festival?
Naomi's animal carvings.
What honor do the other carvers give Naomi?
They let her carve the lion.
What prize did Bernardo's carving receive?
2nd place
What does Naomi's father do when he first sees her?
He runs away.
Who is waiting in the yard when Naomi and her family return from the carving festival?
Santiago, her father.
Why did it take Santiago so long to arrive at the festival?
His car was not working.
Why does the judge decide not to give custody of the children to Skyla?
She only wants Naomi, not Owen.
What difference does Paloma notice in Naomi after she returns from Mexico?
Naomi's voice is louder.
WHO IS THE AUTHOR OF BECOMING NAOMI LEON?
PAM MUNOZ RYAN
WHERE DID NAOMI LIKE TO SIT IN LATE WINTER
SIT OUTSIDE ON THE WHITE ROCK PATIO
WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE TRAILER PARK THEY LIVED IN?
AVOCADO ACRES TRAILER RANCHO
WHERE DID THE TRAILER PARK GET IT'S NAME?
IT WAS SURROUNDED BY THE LARGEST AVOCADO RANCH IN LEMON TREE, CALIF.
WHERE DID OWEN HAVE HIS SURGERIES?
AT CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
HOW DID OWEN TALK DUE TO HIS DISABILITY?
LIKE A FROG
WHAT COLOR IS GRAM'S HAIR
BLUE
WHAT WAS NAOMI'S LAST NAME?
OUTLAW
WHAT IS THE NAME OF NAOMI'S SCHOOL?
BUENA VISTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
WHAT DID GRAM SAY WAS GOING TO HAPPEN IF YOU SNEEZED?
COMPANY WAS COMING
HOW MANY YEARS DID GRAM WORK?
35 YEARS
WHERE DID GRAM WORK?
WALKER GORDON DEPARTMENT STORE
WHO DOD GRAM WORK WITH?
THEIR NEIGHBOR, FABIOLA MORALES
WHAT JOB DID GRAM DO AT THE STORE?
SHE WAS A SEAMSTRESS, SEWING
WHAT WAS THE ONE THING NAOMI DID BEST ACCORDING TO GRAM?
MAKE LISTS
WHO WAS MR. MARBLE?
THE SCHOOL LIBRARIAN
WHAT DID NAOMI DO IN THE LIBRARY THAT BROKE THE RULES?
EAT HER LUNCH IN THE LIBRARY
HOW DID GRAM DESCRIBE NAOMI?
LIKE A BROWN SHAGGY DOG
WHAT DID GRAM CALL HERSELF WITH CURLERS?
HER CLOWN HEAD
WHO GOT NAOMI INTO SOAP CARVING?
BERNARD FROM NEXT DOOR
WHAT TOOL DID NAOMI START OUT USING FOR HER CARVING?
A PAPER CLIP
HOW DID NAOMI DESCRIBE HER ABILITY TO CARVE TO OWEN?
SHE SAID SHE IMAGINES WHAT'S INSIDE AND TAKES AWAY WHAT SHE DOESN'T NEED
WHO WAS AT THE DOOR WHEN GRAM OPENED IT?
NAOMI'S MOTHER
WHERE WAS MOM FROM?
OKLAHOMA
WHAT DID OWEN'S MOM TRY AND TAKE OFF HIS SHIRT?
HIS PIECE OF TAPE
HOW LONG HAD IT BEEN SINCE OWEN AND NAOMI HAD SEEN THEIR MOM?
7 YEARS
WHO IS CLIVE?
MOM'S NEW BOYFRIEND
AT WHAT AGE DID NAOMI BEGIN TALKING?
6 YEARS OLD
WHO IS BABY BELUGA?
THE TRAILER THEY LIVED IN
WHAT ANIMAL DID NAOMI'S FATHER CARVE FOR HER IN THE CHURCH BASEMENT?
AN ELEPHANT
WHAT SHAPE DID NAOMI'S MOM SAY HEAR FACE WAS?
A HEART SHAPE
WHAT DID OWEN WISH FOR FROM HIS MOM?
A BICYCLE
WHAT COLOR WAS GRAM'S TOYOTA?
GREEN
WHAT NAME DID NAOMI'S MOTHER WANT THEM TO CALL HER?
SKYLA
DID SHE COME TO THE CONFERENCE FOR OWEN AND NAOMI?
NO
WHO DID SKYLA INVITE TO THANKSGIVING DINNER?
CLIVE, THE BOYFRIEND
WHAT COLOR DID SKYLA MAKE HER HAIR FOR THANKSGIVING?
PUMPKIN SPICE
WHAT WAS THE LA NOCHE DE LOS RABANOS?
THE CARVING FESTIVAL
WHERE DID NAOMI'S MOM WANT TO TAKE HER?
TO LAS VEGAS
WHY DID CLIVE WANT NAOMI TO COME TO LAS VEGAS?
TO BABY-SIT FOR HIS DAUGHTER
Why did Gram have to cancel the Doc appt for Owen?
She had to alter a wedding dress
What did Skyla do in the restroom of the Children's Hospital?
have a drink and put on lost of perfume
WHAT SENT NAOMI AND OWEN TO HIDE IN THE SHED?
SKYLA WAS LOOKINGFOR THEM TO TAKE NAOMI
WHAT WAS HAPPENING WHEN NAOMI AND OWEN THOUGHT IT WAS AN EARTHQUAKE?
GRAM WAS MOVING THEM TO MEXICO
WHAT HAPPENED ON THE 23 OF DECEMBER EACH YEAR IN OAXACA CITY?
THE RADDISH-CARVING FESTIVAL
WHO DID THEY HOPE TO FIND IN MEXICO?
THEIR DAD, SANTIAGO
WHY COULDN'T NAOMI RUN TO HER FATHERS ARMS?
HER FEET FELT LIKE CEMENT
WHAT DOES SANTIAGO DO FOR A LIVING?
HE TAKES TOURISTS OUT TO CATCH FISH IN HIS BOAT
WHY DIDN'T SKYLA WANT OWEN?
SHE NEVER DID BOND WITH HIM WHEN HE WAS A BABY
HOW DID NAOMI FEEL WHEN THEY LEFT THE COURT ROOM?
WONDERFUL
Where does the story take place?
Lemon Tree, California
Who was Naomi's favorite person at school?
Mr Marbel, the librarian
Who are fabiola and bernardo?
Neighbors who help the Outlaws.
What is naomi's hobby?
Soap Carving, making lists
What toy did Owen want for a gift?
Bicycle
Who is Blanca?
Naomi's friend at school
What is naomi's brother name?
Owen
Why did they go to Mexico?
To find Naomi's father?
What do they carve in mexico
radishes
What was a of strange habit that Owen had?
tape on shirt
Who was raising Owen and Naomi?
great grama
Where did they live?
Lemon Tree, California
Why was Owen special?
He had birth defects.
Who was Santiago?
naomi's frather
Where did Santiago live?
mexico
What is baby beluga?
Gram's name for their trailer.
What is the spray n play?
A favorite place to treat themselves.
Was Owen slow mentally?
No, he was very bright. He was a FLK.
What did the boys at school tease Naomi about?
Her last name, Outlaw.
Who is Ms Morimoto?
Naomi's teacher.
Who is Mr. Marble?
The librarian
Why was Mr Marble special to Naomi?
He welcomed her and her friends to eat lunch with him.
Who was Terri Lynn?
Naaomi and Owen's mom.
Who was Skyla?
A name that Terri Lynn called herself.
Who are Mimi Messmaker, John Lee, and Blaca Paloma?
Naomi's lunch buddies.
Who is Clive?
Skyla's boyfriend.
Who became Owen's best friend in Mexico?
Ruben
What did Skyla called Owen because of his disabilities?
A Blem.
Skyla only want to take Naomi?
She rejected Owen because of his disability.
What did Skyla do for Naomi that she really liked?
Skyla french braided Naomi's hair.
Who is Lulu?
The neighbor's poodle.
What did Fabiola and Gram do every night?
Watch Wheel of Fortune.
Who is Mrs. Maloney?
88 year old neighbor.
What does clive do for a living?
He is a tattoo artist.
How did Skyla give up her kids?
She droped them off to her grama.
How did Terri Lynn's parents die?
a car crash.
Did skyla want both her kids bacK?
No just Naomi
Who gets the kids in the end?
Gram.
Was Naomi hurt by this whole experience.
No, she became stronger because of it.