By Tamara Ellis Smith
A typhoon, a sad dying, boys, one marble. How they intertwine is on the middle of this gorgeous, poignant ebook. while ten-year-old Zavion loses his domestic in typhoon Katrina, he and his father are compelled to escape to Baton Rouge. And whilst Henry, a ten-year-old boy in northern Vermont, tragically loses his ally, Wayne, he flees to ravaged New Orleans to aid with typhoon aid efforts—and to go looking for a marble that was once within the pocket of a couple of denims donated to the crimson go.
wealthy with imagery and crackling with wish, this can be the unforgettable tale of the way lives attach in unforeseen, even magical, ways.
“In Smith’s poetic fingers, this poignant tale barrels around the pages and into the reader’s center, reminding us that magic can come up from the inner most tragedy.” —Kathi Appelt, Newbery Honor Award winner and two-time nationwide ebook Award Finalist
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