The girls of 622 Harbor View set out to raise the money to go on a 3-day ski trip with the church youth group. Morgan is confident that God will provide the funds, but while everyone else finds a way to afford the trip, Morgan's plans are derailed by her grandmother's illness, school, Christmas activities, even jealousy. Then, Grandma suffers a heart attack and Morgan's faith is severely tested. Will God provide what's really important? Though they may not have much, these girls have dreams, a desire to make the world a better place, and friendship! Recommended for ages 8 to 12.
The girls of 622 Harbor View struggle to come up with funds for a three-day snow trip, and Morgan learns some tough lessons on faith.
Melody Carlson has written more than 200 books for teens, women, and children. Before publishing, Melody traveled around the world, volunteered in teen ministry, taught preschool, raised two sons, and worked briefly in interior design and later in international adoption. "I think real-life experiences inspire the best fiction," she says. Her wide variety of books seems to prove this theory.