¨Mom bringing me home from the hospital- her face showing smiles but her eyes squinted with worry...¨ The author included this in the book because she wanted the reader to visualize that Melody, the main character, was not a normal kid and that her parents were worries for her.
¨My father brought home a small stuffed cat when I was really little...¨ This might be important because they wanted the reader to know that Melody could not hold anything.
¨One afternoon after school, after a snack of ice cream with caramel sauce...¨ This is important because this tells the reader about Stephen Hawking and about how heś the most smartest person on earth even if he´s disabled.
"Canceled?" My stomach starts to gurgle." Melody might go home now because their plane was cancelled. This realization could change Melody´s thrust for her friends.
¨That´s when I saw a small bundle of yellow, dragging a red umbrella, dart out of the house. I saw her for only a second. But I saw.¨ Melody might start to warn her mm that Penny wasn´t safely in the house. This realization might change the way Melody acts.
¨I shrieked, I screeched, I yelled. The rain poured. The thunder roared. Slowly, the big car rolled backward. I felt the soft thud. I became deadly silent.¨ Melody now knows that, for sure, her sister got hit by the truc. She won´t scream and kick anymore. This realization might change the way her mom, dad and Melody acts.