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.
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 8 days 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 21 days 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 23 days ago by lrizz
A wonderful book for anyone of any age. Must admit, this forty-three year old teacher cried and smiled through the end. :)Published 29 days ago by Amazon Customer
Brought tears to my eyes! Lovely this story! Loved the way Jared was remembered; a great teaching tool for everyone.
If you like a good good with a lot of things going on this is the right book for you. Annie going on an adventure to close her umberella and learns a little bit of good info to... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Elise Gillman
GREAT BOOK, good perspective on grief with a healing aspect if the timing is right.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
I was reading it for my summer reading project and I loved it so much! Sad and enjoyable! I would recommend it👍Published 1 month ago by Linda K. Smith