By Patricia Reilly Giff
This yr, as in different years, Lily has deliberate a brilliant summer time in Rockaway, in her family's comfortable condominium on stilts over the Atlantic Ocean. yet by way of the summer season of 1944, international struggle II has replaced virtually everyone's lifestyles. Lily's ally, Margaret, and her kinfolk have moved to a wartime manufacturing facility city, and worse, a lot worse, Lily's father is on his means out of the country to the war.
There's nobody else Lily's age in Rockaway until eventually Albert comes, a refugee from Hungary, a boy with a mystery sewn into his coat. Albert has misplaced such a lot of his family members within the warfare; he's been via issues Lily can't think. but if they subscribe to jointly to rescue and deal with a kitten, they start a different friendship. For Lily and Albert have their very own secrets and techniques to proportion: they either have advised lies, and Lily has informed a lie that could fee Albert his lifestyles.
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Lily's Crossing (Lily's Crossing, Book 1) by Patricia Reilly Giff