Summer of The Skunks
A magical summer in the late 1940s.
What Mama doesn’t know is, I’m in trouble, and I’m not even out of bed yet.
When a mama skunk moves in under the house with her babies, ten-year-old Jill and her family must tiptoe around, trying not to disturb them. “If we scare that mama skunk, she’ll spray, and this house will stink to high heavens,”-Mama says. For Jill and her siblings, a hilarious series of misadventures follows. Margo, the big sister who disdains country living, big sister who disdains country living, a pet. Fourteen-year-old Calvin has a plan for everything—getting rid of the skunks, secretly helping a family friend, and scaring off an annoying freeloading relative. Josh, the youngest, complicates life for them all. Jill’s limitless spunkand courage help her endure the humorous trials of being the little sister in a family of characters
- Ages: 11 - 14
- Grades: 6 - 9
- Pages: 152
- E-book: $7.95