Patricia Reilly Giff is the author of many beloved books for children, including the Kids of the Polk Street School books and the Polka Dot Private Eye books. Several of her novels for older readers have been chosen as ALA-ALSC Notable Children’s Books and ALA-YALSA Best Books for Young Adults. She won the Newbery Honor for Lily’s Crossing (a Boston Globe–Horn Book Honor Book) and Pictures of Hollis Woods. She lives in Connecticut.
Read by Laural Merlington
A tender story about a girl who stopped speaking long ago, and how she finds her voice.
"Giff pens an emotionally sweet, heartfelt novel of not only friendship but also longing and hope as Jubilee carves her own path...A poignant tale of family, friendship, and inner courage. A wonderful addition to middle grade collections." - School Library Journal
Released September 13, 2016