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.
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 14 days ago by Nora
This book was pretty good. I got bored with this at the beginning but during the middle the end it was great.Published 1 month ago by SO dumb
I loved it so much. Great life lessons about taking risks and stepping out of your comfort zone. 5 stars!!!Published 1 month ago by Reviewer
This book is beautifully written and packed full of gorgeous imagery that made this grown woman cry!!Published 1 month ago by Yvette
This book is about a 9-year-old girl named Annie Richards. Annie knows that there's lots of things to be careful about...bicycle accidents, food poisoning, Ebola. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Owl
I love this book I gave it a five also
I love this book because of how detailed it is and I recommend it to every one who enjoys reading.
My daughter LOVED this book. It peaked her interest in 5th grade and she read it as a 6th grader. She found many of the pieces that mirrored her own life and could easily relate... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Joanne Bartolotti
middle-grade books I've read that deals with the death of a family member--in this case, a brother--and how everyone from his sister and parents to his friends and neighbors are... Read morePublished 2 months ago by lrizz