Have you ever wondered what makes dogs so super? Well, little Gela is about to find out for herself. After a visit her local animal shelter she comes home with dog named Rosie, but it doesn’t take long realize Rosie much more than just dog. the Rescue story that teaches us superheroes live amongst we and when pay close attention learn from how they live, get become super, too.
“A thoughtful social commentary and tender narration of friendship loyalty” from the bestselling author A Wedding on Beach (Publishers Weekly). The town Yorktide, close to Maine’s beautiful beaches city Portland, seems like perfect place raise a family. For Jane Patterson, there’s another advantage: her best friend, Frannie Giroux, lives next door, their teenaged daughters, Rosie Meg, are inseparable. But in girls’ freshman year high school, everything changes. Rosie—quiet, shy, also very pretty—attracts sneers slights clique older girls. Over time, bullying worsens. When Meg betrays friendship, fearful that she too will be targeted, suffers an emotional breakdown. Blaming both Frannie, tries help heal while dealing with own guilt anger. In months follow, each struggles ideas forgiveness compassion, knowing when is shattered beyond repair—and hope can salvaged, one small moment at time… Praise for Holly Chamberlin “Nostalgia over real-life friendships lost regained pulls readers into story.”—USA Today Summer Friends great summer read but substance. It find wide audience its exploration sisterhood, family, loss.”—Library Journal My Sisters dramatic moving portrait several generations family person’s within it.”—Booklist Family House