SEMIPRECIOUS Author: D. Anne Love Genre: Fiction By: Maddy Fett
Yes, What about the girls? I have spent every day of the past fourteen years taking care of them and I am sick of it. It's your turn! (17).
"What a dump!" (41).
"He still hasnt answered and we are out of money"(72).
EXPOSITION Melanie wants to become a famous country singer but she believes her family is ruining her chance, after her husband bought her a vacuum instead of a guitar for her birthday she plans to move away. Her husband travels to work so she tells her kids, Garnet and Opal, to pack to leave and live with their aunt.
"Come sit with us today!"(101).
Rising Action They arive in Tennesse, with their aunt, who turns out to be very boring to them. They always have to follow her orders and go to church. Garnet and Opal know That soon they'll have to go to a new school. Melanie then leaves for Nashville.
"You aren't a run away, are you?" (256).
CLIMAX Garnet and Opal's found out their dad, Duane Hubbard has gotten into an accident. They don't know what happened and/or if he's alive. They find away to get a hold of their mother, Melanie, but she doesn't seem to care enough to do anything, and they only time they get to call him.. he doesn't answer.
Falling Action Garnet and Opal are now at their first day at their new school. Garnet needs help making friends but Opal already got well with the populars. Garnet explains how beautiful her sister is, and all she has is fake friends, which leaves her no body. But she one day meets this boy Nathan.
Resolution Garnet and Opal still have no idea about Their father, Duane, so Garnet wants to run away to Nashville to be with her mom. Awhile later her dad was supposed to get her from willow flats, she was afraid he wasn't going to be the same.
"of course not, im going to Nashville to see my mama, she's expecting me"(256).