Sundays are for #bikeriding, #poetry and perfectly grilled sausages from #bae. Didn’t travel too far, but it was nice to stretch my legs and spend some time with my son and husband. How is your #Sunday going?
As it relates Elizabeth Acevedo, I will read anything she writes and Clap When You Land was an instant purchase. Full review coming soon – but spoiler alert – I already love it!
In a novel-in-verse that brims with grief and love, National Book Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Acevedo writes about the devastation of loss, the difficulty of forgiveness, and the bittersweet bonds that shape our lives.
Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this time, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, Camino arrives at the airport to see crowds of crying people…
In New York City, Yahaira Rios is called to the principal’s office, where her mother is waiting to tell her that her father, her hero, has died in a plane crash.
Separated by distance—and Papi’s secrets—the two girls are forced to face a new reality in which their father is dead and their lives are forever altered.
And then, when it seems like they’ve lost everything of their father, they learn of each other.