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Too many changes for Trudy, by Jessica Lee Anderson (book review)
A late-life blessing to her parents, slightly terrified about starting middle school, now her dad is acting oddly… If only her Pop would work in his garden again or dance with her in the living room like he used to! A parent’s illness is lots to handle for kids and teens, Trudy included. This is the first book by Jessica Lee Anderson who later wrote Border Crossing (my recommendation here) and Calli (recommended here). How have you dealt with family changes and school changes at the same time? **kmm Book info: Trudy / Jessica Lee Anderson. Milkweed Editions, 2005. [author site] [publisher site] Review copy and cover image courtesy of …