This is a book for everyone. As a parent, grandparent, teen, or adult, you will find one, perhaps many, of the characters in New Neighbors to be like yourself in many ways. As the story progresses, the diverse characters display their traits and emotions. While subtle in the book, they become recognizable no matter your state in life—as a teenager, parent, or a best friend—as the story progresses. Discovering yourself in New Neighbors is a part of the enjoyment of reading as well as recalling memories from your past.This is a story about a young person, still in high school, who has an enthusiasm for living that knows no age barrier. Alex takes on tough teens, right up to grandmas and grandpas, and all ages in between, and then finds and uses the magic in his personality to awaken their purpose for living and changes them forever.Humor and kindness have become his weapons of choice, and he uses them skillfully throughout the book to change people’s lives.