Now that Naomi Marie?s mum and Naomi E.?s dad are married, the girls have learned to do a lot of things together. But sixth grade in a new school presents a whole new set of surprises and challenges. Trusting her gut has always worked for Naomi E. and she figures that it will be an asset to her role as a Peer Mediator, until she realizes the job requires the art of compromise. Naomi Marie is excited about making new friends, but she wants to keep old ones too. And when she sees that some in the school community have a hard time with the realities of “diversity in action,” she wonders if the new members of her family can see those realities as well. As the girls deal with the ups and downs of middle school and the mysteries of family dynamics, they'll learn that it?s easier to face everything together.