Waiting on Wednesday {69}: Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine. This week's can't-wait-to-read pre-publication book is: Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave.

Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave

Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave

by Jen White

Publication date: June 9th, 2015

From Goodreads:

After their mother's recent death, twelve-year-old Liberty and her eight-year-old sister, Billie, are sent to live with their father, who they haven't seen since they were very young. Things are great at first; the girls are so excited to get to know their father – a traveling photographer who rides around in an RV. But soon, the pressure becomes too much for him, and he abandons them at the Jiffy Company Gas Station.

Instead of moping around and being scared, Liberty takes matters into her own hands. On their journey to get home, they encounter a shady, bald-headed gas station attendant, a full-body tattooed trucker, free Continental breakfast, a kid obsessed with Star Wars, a woman who lives with rats, and a host of other situations.

When all seems lost, they get some help from an unlikely source, and end up learning that sometimes you have to get a little bit lost to be found.


michellesminions said...

This is totally new to me. It sounds fun and different. Thank you for sharing it! Great pick!

Michelle @ Michelle's Minions

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Jessica L. Brooks (coffeelvnmom) said...

You're welcome, Michelle! :)