|Christina Gonzalez. postponing my algebra test. I closed my eyes and imagined |
old Senora Cardoza, our eighth -grade teacher, being questioned by one or' the
new government officials. The poor woman would probably be so flustered that ...
|A Newbery Honor-winning author ("The Watsons Go to Birmingham") delivers a heart-wrenching, suspenseful novel of one unforgettable family caught up in the turbulent days of the Great Depression.|
|Moving between Edwardian London and a suburban mental hospital in 1971, Umbrella exposes the twentieth century's technological searchlight as refracted through the dark glass of a long term mental institution.|