A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Ellsworth Loretta
Publisher: Henry Holt
Year Reviewed:: 2008
Review: On the eve of her 16th birthday, Erin's dad tells her he is getting married. He also gives her a book, her deceased mother's diary. Armed with the diary, Erin takes off on a cross-country pilgrimage to Harper Lee's hometown, the author her mother most admired. Along the way she meets up with an assortment of odd characters.