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.
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I loved this book because it was something that most people can relate to at some point in their lives.Published 1 month ago by BenLilySam Duffing
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 4 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 6 months ago by jpnlpinlove