|aJulia and her adopted brother, David, are sixteen-years-old. Julia is white. David is black. It is the mid-1980s and their family has just moved to rural Indiana, a landscape of cottonwood trees, trailer parks, and an all-encompassing racism. At home are a distant mother?more involved with her church's missionaries than her own children?and a violent father. In this riveting and heartrending memoir Julia Scheeres ..