Where I Want to Be
Once, Jane was the big sister, teaching Lily to play make believe and protecting her from thunderstorms. But then Lily grew up. She started making friends and dating boys, while Jane wanted to go on playing make believe forever. For Jane, the line between fantasy and reality had always blurred, whereas Lily lived for a future bright with expectation and change. Inevitably, the sisters found a gulf widening between them-Lily reveling in her newfound love, while Jane could only watch, frustrated, from the sidelines. How had her little sister managed to eclipse her?
Then tragedy struck. But the story was not over. . . .
Adele Griffin has crafted a spellbinding book, told in the alternating voices of two very different sisters dwelling on opposite sides of life and death, who are bravely trying to overcome the void and bring light to each other.
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Review: Where I Want to BeUser Review - Sheppard Memorial Library - Goodreads
I listened to this book on CD. It takes place in alternating chapters, each one narrated by a different sister. Jane has recently died in a terrible accident and it takes awhile to understand that her ... Read full review
Review: Where I Want to BeUser Review - Nnhslibrarygmail.com - Goodreads
Are looking for a tear-jerker? This is a well written weeper. The interweaving stories of two sisters; one alive and the other dead. Lily is mourning the recent passing of her sister, Jane. With the help of her family and boyfriend, Lily learns to cope and look forward to the future. Read full review