IL: LG - BL: 2.8 - AR Pts: 1
Jumpy Jack the snail is terrified that there are monsters around every corner despite the reassurances of his best friend, Googily.
“Every war has turning points and every person too.” Fifteen-year-old Daisy is sent from Manhattan to England to visit her aunt and cousins she’s never met: three boys near her age, and their little sister. Her aunt goes away on business soon after Daisy arrives. The next day bombs go off as London is attacked and occupied by an unnamed enemy. As power fails, and systems fail, the farm becomes more isolated. Despite the war, it’s a kind of...