Monday, July 23, 2012
CANCER IS NEVER EASY
Losing a parent to cancer is never easy, especially for Corinna Burdette. When 8th grade begins she must decide if the treasured memories of her mother and lessons from her are really worth keeping. Carol Geithner offers a unique voice of a middle school student who struggles through each stage of grief. The story offers an honest look at loss as experienced by an 8th grader.
If Only by Carole Geithner is best for 6th and up.