It takes time to settle into a house, to learn to love it right, to make it feel homegrown. After the boxes are unpacked and the books are shelved (alphabetically), all a young girl wants to do is settle into her house. Grandmom says that it takes time to learn to love a house right, and this young girl is determined for hers to become homegrown. E. B. Lewis’s warm, familial scenes pair with Janet S. Wong’s yearning text for an intergenerational story of wishes, dreams, and a true sense of home.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MissJessicaGaines - LibraryThing
Summary The plot of the story involves a granddaughter moving to different houses with her parents and becoming accustomed only to move again. The foreshadowing of the move breaks your heart every ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ahanch1 - LibraryThing
I like how many children can relate to this book. Many children have to move and start over many times with new friends and a new house. It's hard for them to become comfortable in their current house ... Read full review