By Leslie Connor
From Leslie Connor, award-winning writer of Waiting for Normal and Crunch, comes a hovering and heartfelt tale approximately love, forgiveness, and the way innocence makes us all get up. All upward push for the Honorable Perry T. Cook is a strong tale, ideal for enthusiasts of Wonder and When You succeed in Me.
Eleven-year-old Perry used to be born and raised by way of his mother on the Blue River Co-ed Correctional Facility in tiny shock, Nebraska. His mother is a resident on mobilephone Block C, and up to now Warden Daugherty has made it attainable for them to be jointly. that's, until eventually a brand new district lawyer discovers the truth—and Perry is faraway from the ability and compelled right into a foster home.
When Perry strikes to the “outside” international, he feels trapped. wanting to be reunited along with his mother, Perry is going on a quest for solutions approximately her earlier crime. As he will get in the direction of the reality, he'll become aware of that love makes humans resilient irrespective of the place they arrive from . . . yet can he have the option to inform every person what domestic actually ability?
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Jayfeather crept closer. Tigerheart circled Ivypaw. ” Ivypaw fluffed out her chest as Tigerheart went on. “It was a shame our Clans had to fight, though. ” Tell him about your dream! Paw steps scuffed in the shadows, and cold fear traced Jayfeather’s spine as a rumbling mew interrupted the two young Clan cats. “Come on, Ivypaw! ” Jayfeather’s breath caught in his throat as he recognized the speaker. Hawkfrost. Tigerstar’s son, endlessly furious that he had been killed by his half brother, Brambleclaw, when he was trying to take Firestar’s remaining lives and leave ThunderClan leaderless and vulnerable for his and Tigerstar’s own cruel ambition.
She couldn’t help purring. Ivypaw skipped around her. ” Dovepaw pretended to look hurt, then sprang at Ivypaw, knocking into her and rolling her over. “Enough,” Cinderheart mewed affectionately. ” She nudged Ivypaw with her muzzle. ” Ivypaw pressed her white belly to the earth. “You’re leaning to one side,” Berrynose warned. Ivypaw was still favoring her injured paw. As Dovepaw watched Berrynose and Cinderheart pad around her sister, she pricked her ears and reached for the sound of Lionblaze’s mew.
Her eyes were round, dark pools. Lionblaze stared at her. Was she the only cat to feel this way? He was used to the prophecy: There will be three who will hold the power of the stars in their paws. He’d known for moons that ancient enemies were stirring. The Clans were on the edge of darkness. The knowledge colored every moment for him now; it shaped every thought. But the rest of the Clan must be protected from knowing. It was more than they could comprehend, more than they could cope with, however hard they trained, however much they believed in the warrior code.
All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor