Author(s): Bonnie Shimko
Lizzy McCann is a feisty 12 year old who lives with her mother and father in a fleabag hotel. A divorce leads to mother and daughter moving to upstate New York where living with her grandmother is a mixed blessing . This story demonstrates how to survive loss, puberty and first love.
"This well-written book has an engaging, realistic plot. Readers can identify with Shimko's characters, and her vivid descriptions create clear pictures."