Zondervan, Hardcover, 9780310723141, 218pp.
Publication Date: April 23, 2011
Some secrets won t let you go. Elvira Witsil lives about as far away from civilization as you can get, in a remote corner of Wisconsin where nothing much ever happens. In a house crowded with her mother, her cantankerous grandmother, and her little sister, Jessie, Elvira feels forgotten and alone. Their house also contains numerous secrets, and Elvira's family holds their secrets closely. Secrets about the father that Jessie never knew, and that Elvira can t forget. Secrets about that day five years ago. And the one secret that Elvira can t quite understand: that Jessie sees things no one else can see. These secrets will lead Elvira and her family on a journey far away from home on a journey toward redemption and healing if she can just bring herself to believe.