Are you a foodie? Is Food Network your go-to TV station? Have you seen every episode of Chopped? If you answered yes to these questions, this book is a MUST READ. If your answer is no, do you like to eat food? Do you have an appreciation for teenage boys who lost their older brothers to drive-by shootings while in search of the perfect taco? Can you empathize with a boy who just graduated from HS but doesn't feel like going away to college is the right path for him? If
Emery Lord, you are reaching Sarah Dessen status. I can give you no higher praise. The Names They Gave Us, is my favorite of her four books.
Lucy’s life is going just swell, thank you very much. She is secure in her Christianity, her chaste relationship with her BF of two years, her summer job as counselor at the church camp run by her parents, and her role as perfect daughter to her awesome, loving, mom and dad. Her life gets shaken up big time when three things happen: 1)