A middle-grade novel
Finch’s family is falling apart, and her best friend has dropped her. She’s stuck with the meanest teacher in school, and at home her brother is always with his awful friend Matt.
One day, Finch lets out her frustration with a grafitti message in a school bathroom stall. When she returns the next day, she’s surprised to find her message has been answered! Suddenly Finch doesn’t feel so alone anymore, and a friendship begins.
But her new friend is secretive in ways Finch doesn’t understand. When those secrets lead to trouble, Finch knows that flying away isn’t the answer. She needs to dig deep and speak up if she’s ever going to see her friend again.
WHAT reviewers are SAYing...
more than a regular coming-of-age story."
— Resource Links Library Journal
one of CBC's
'Must-Read Books for Kids this Summer'
CBC Books - The Next Chapter, June 2016
2016 MYRCA Finalist
BYE-BYE, EVIL EYE
13 year-old Dani Price has the kind of life every girl wants. She's pretty, rich, and popular. But after spending three weeks vacationing in Greece with her best friend Kat, she becomes the innocent victim of a powerful curse. As bad luck spirals into danger, Dani becomes desperate to save herself, her family, and her new boyfriend from the Evil Eye. With Kat's help, she must discover how to lift the curse before she loses everything. But first she needs to figure out who to trust. And just how much she's willing to give up.
Funny...fresh...readable and engaging.
Hilarious! Reality and fancy all wrapped up in a delightful tale.
CanLit for Little Canadians
'Gone Girl' for tweens.
Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Awards