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Vicky met Zachary Grey last summer. A troublesome boy who has just lost his mother wants all of Vicky's attention. Leo Rodney a friend for years, but the tragic loss of his father leaves him turning to Vicky for comfort and maybe romance? And last but not least Adam Eddington, who is only asking Vicky for help with his research project on dolphins. Dolphins and Adam are just what Vicky may need in order to get through this heart wrenching summer. Recommended for ages 11 and up. A 1981 Newbery Honor Book.
Number of Pages: 368
Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 7.60 X 5.10 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Series: Austin Family Chronicles
Zachary Grey, the troubled and reckless boy Vicky met last summer, wants her all to himself as he grieves the loss of his mother. Leo Rodney has been just a friend for years, but the tragic loss of his father causes him to turn to Vicky for comfort—and romance. And then there’s Adam Eddington. Adam is only asking Vicky to help with his research on dolphins. But Adam—and the dolphins—may just be what Vicky needs to get through this heartbreaking summer.
“L’Engle has the magic storytelling gift that makes it a pleasure to lose yourself in her spell.”—Newsweek
“L’Engle writes eloquently about death and life with provocative passages that linger in the thoughts of the perceptive.”—Booklist, Starred Review