One for the Murphys is about a girl in foster care called Carley who goes to a foster family called the Murphys. The Murphys are not at all like Carley’s real mother. One for the Murphys is geared towards young adults. Carley is in shock after assault and going into the hospital. When Carley goes to the Murphys she is prepared to run away. But then Carley learns that the Murphys really care about her. Carley learns to love the Murphys and the Murphys learn to love Carley. Soon Carley’s mother wants to leave with Carley . Carley wants to stay where she is wanted and loved. And because of Carley’s mom’s hand in all this Carley is not sure she wants to live with her mother. WARNING: There is assault in this book. Four Stars. Have a great day!!! -annaleeliz and Buttons