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Lucky Place, The


Author: Vincent  Zu
Publisher: Front Street
Subject/Category: 7-10
Year Reviewed:: 2009
ISBN: 9781932425703
Review: This memorable family tale, set in the 1950s, is heart-wrenching and touching. Cassie's father cannot control his drinking and it destroys their family. It takes time to learn to trust Sikes, her new step-dad, but their new home soon becomes Cassie's Lucky Place, where only good things happen. But the happy times don't last and Cassie must learn to face sadness and hard times head on.

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