Amber Brown's going through a growth spurt — and her body's not the only thing that's changing. Her mom and Max are engaged, her dad is moving back from Paris, her school's overrun by skunks, and she feels like she's being held captive in the hot, crowded school bus that's going nowhere. Her dad says that wehn he is back to the United States he wants Amber to live with him. What will Amber do? Now her parents fight every time they talk on the phone. Amber Brown is so angry that she is seeing red!