by Blaine Ray
Petra is a 15-year olf girl from the German Island of Rugen who goes to California as an exchange student. She lives with a caring American family but encounters prejudice at school- especially from a girl named Debbie. By chance Petra finds Debbie in a dangerous situation. She acts quickly and decisively to rescue her. This incident and what happens afterwards profoundly affects both girls.
See Petra reist nach Kalifornien Sample and Glossary.