After the death of Mattie's father, her mother seems to take out her frustrations on Mattie. But Mattie devises a plan to bring her family back together again. Coretta Scott King Award Honor Book; Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies.
jesslove, December 9, 2008 (view all comments by jesslove)
This book is enlighting. It is just delightful to see how much of a length that a child would go to bring joy to her moter. Its just wonderful to read something like that. I give it two thumbs up
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