Lisa Graff is the author of The Life and Crimes of Bernetta Wallflower and The Thing About Georgie, which was named to nine state reading lists. Lisa grew up in a small California town very much like the one in this novel and received an MFA in writing for children from the New School.
Not what I expected. It is a heart felt story and has realistic life represented. The nice, elderly neighbor character may not always appear when we need one. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Sylvia Bergeson
It was a little depressing at parts, but the good parts were really awesome. To me it was sad that her brother died. Probably to everyone. Her dad seemed careless. Read morePublished 3 months ago by jpnlpinlove
This book was a heartwarming, symbolic, and radiant story. I thought this book cOuld relate to many of us as we all have our own umbrellas. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Kindle Customer
A young girl and her family struggle with the death of her 12 year old brother. Our hero is Annie Z who strugles with a terrible case of fear. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Nora