Nerline Alexande is eleven years old and lives in Galette Chambon with her mother and father who are both farmers. She has two brothers and four sisters. When Nerline is not in school, she loves to play with puppies. She also likes to help her mother and sisters cook. She wishes she had a sewing machine because she thinks she would like to sew clothes. Nerline’s favorite subjects in school are math and Creole and when she grows up she wants to be a cook and own her own business where she and her sisters cook and sell food to people. Nerline’s birthday is October 2nd.