Although grudgingly aware that ten-year-old Pinkie has extraordinary powers to heal, sixteen-year-old Barry becomes increasingly convinced that she is an unwilling participant at the healing sessions run by her stepfather.
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I picked this one up because I love Peter Dickenson, and for beautiful prose this book did not disappoint. I had to rate it low just because the pace was so slow, I wanted to spend more time with the characters but their story was over! Frustrating.
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