From north to south, from east to west, American families are on the move! Families move for many reasonsaa better job, a warmer climate, or a change of scenery. Such moves can hurt children, or be a chance for them to grow emotionally, and meet and surpass the challenge of new places and new faces. Follow the Sun shows how the Shannon family handled a Maine to California move, and how the children grew and adapted to new experiences. Moving can be good for everyone in a family, but each family member has to pitch in and help. Based upon a real event, this novel shows how a small-town Maine family moved to a California ranch, made new friends, and created a satisfying new life for themselves.