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Can Sandy Find Hope in The Face of Tragedy? Sandy Evans is a twelve-year-old sixth grader whose divorced mother is killed in a car wreck. The death of her mother results in Sandy living with her dad while her half-brother Gary goes to live with their mother's sister. Just when Sandy thinks things have gotten as bad as they can get, Gladys Hart, a bitter old woman, moves ...more
Paperback, 246 pages
Published August 28th 2014 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
(first published August 22nd 2014)
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Dec 02, 2014 Melodie Harris rated it liked it
Recommends it for: middle school students
Recommended to Melodie by: saw it on NW Christian Writer's web site
This was a sweet tale of a young girl and an elderly lady learning to trust and love again. I gave it three stars because the protagonist, a freshman in high school, is portrayed as a much younger character--more like a sixth grader. So in my opinion, the characterization is not accurate for the age group. A little bit too innocent for a freshman in a public high school. If the setting was rural or in a different time period, it might be more believable, but not during the age of cell phones. ...more