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Literature / The Anybodies

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The Anybodies Trilogy by N.E. Bodenote  is a series of middle grade novels.

  1. The Anybodies (2004)
  2. The Nobodies (2005)
  3. The Somebodies (2006)


  • Changeling Fantasy: Fern's impossibly boring parents are not actually her parents
  • Direct Line to the Author: N.E. Bode claims that Fern Bone sat down next to her on the subway and told her story to the then out of luck writer.
  • Lemony Narrator: The narrator narrates in a conversational tone and provides us with anecdotes about their awful car, how the first time they heard the Beatles and thought "They'll never last", and how dull Fern's parents are.
  • Meaningful Name: N.E. Bode
  • Switched at Birth: Fern and Howard.

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