Forgive the River, Forgive the Sky
Twelve-year-old Lily Star loves the Sandy River, which flows through the small northern town that she s lived in all her life. "But as much as I love it," she says, "I can t forgive it." She holds the grudge because her father died while fishing on the river—and her whole life changed after that.
She and her mother had to leave the cabin in the woo...more
However, over time s ...more
The story of twelve year old Lily is a sad one. I liked the setting. The author definitely k ...more
Even though I felt sad for the main character in the story, an important lesson of life was learned. Sometimes, forgiveness is difficult to do, especially when it involves a ...more
I would recommend this book to someone who wanted to learn to forgive and to let go. I think it is a good book about learning to realize that other people struggle sometimes too.
Life Lesson: We all grieve, but we must learn acceptance and how to embrace change.