Synopses & Reviews
It all happened so suddenly...
One minute, her mother is waking her in the middle of the night to dance with her in the rain. The next, Sarabeth is pulled out of class and told that her mother has died of a heart attack. All of a sudden, Sarabeth faces unanswerable questions:
How could this happen?
Where will she go?
Will she ever find a place she truly belongs?
This is Norma Fox Mazer's long-awaited sequel to her best-selling novel Silver.
"Mazer's compassion for adolescents in despair is clear ...and part of the reason for her many successes." KLIATT
"An accomplished novel of profound sorrow." Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
About the Author
Norma Fox Mazer, who lives in Pompey Hills of central New York State and in New York City, has written nearly thirty novels and short story collections for young adults. Her novels, including Missing Pieces, Out of Control, and the Newbery Honor Book After the Rain, are critically acclaimed and popular among young readers for their portrayal of teens in realistic and difficult problems. In her new book, Girlhearts, she brings back the memorable characters from Silver, who continue to deal with life's hardest moments through their honest and touching relationships.