Between Worlds 1: The Move

Between Worlds 1: The Move

by Lori Wolf-Heffner, Susan Fish (Editor)

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Overview

A diary filled with drawings from a long time passed…

It’s Christmas and the Roths are moving across the country to live with Opa, who is stricken with Alzheimer’s. Juliana, 14 and forced to leave her friends and the life she’s loved behind, is less than thrilled—and feeling more lonely than ever.

But in the cellar of her grandfather’s house she discovers a gateway to another time: a sketching journal, and the story of Elisabeth, her great-grandmother.

Started as a way to record her life for her father in America, Elisabeth’s journal is full of drawings of unknown people, struggles, and celebrations. However, Juliana can’t understand the stories behind them. Opa is the last living person who knows the truth––a truth he’s losing day by day, as Alzheimer’s threatens to destroy the living memories of Elisabeth’s life forever.

Between Worlds 1: The Move is the first instalment in the powerful story of two teenage girls bound by family, strength, and love. Discover what fills them with anger, opens their eyes, and ultimately expands their hearts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780995090668
Publisher: Head in the Ground Publishing
Publication date: 02/09/2019
Series: Between Worlds , #1
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 174
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

About the Author

Always fascinated by history and how it played out on her life-even if she hadn't been born yet-Lori delved into her family history to uncover the stories that were never told. From changing borders to war to labour camps to ethnic divisions...from church rituals to marriage customs to community celebrations...from gender roles to dreams to immigration...her journey back in time is building a never-ending tale of who she is and who she may become.

Lori Wolf-Heffner has her Hons BA in German with a second general major in psychology, her MA in German, and is working towards her PhD in German at the University of Waterloo. She was an inaugural member of the Canadian National Tap Team, studied dance for over 20 years (tap, jazz, ballet, hip-hop, and a little Irish), and is a former dance teacher. She has written for the Globe & Mail, The Dance Current, and just dance! magazine (under Lori Straus).

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