Violet raines almost got struck by lightning summary
Violet Raines Almost Got Struck by Lightning by Danette HaworthViolet is happy with things just the way they are in her sleepy, backwoods Florida town. She loves going to the fish fry with her best friend Lottie, and collecting Brain Freeze cups with her good friend Eddie. She loves squeezing into the open trunk of the old cypress tree, looking for alligators in the river, and witnessing lightning storms on a warm summer day. But when Melissa moves to town from big city Detroit, all of a sudden Violets supposed to want to wear makeup, and talk about boys, and play Truth or Dare. Violets not interested in any of those things . . . but with the help of her friends, her mama, a few run-ins with lightning, and maybe even Melissa, Violet finds that growing up doesnt have to mean changing who you are. Violets story is a classic tale of best friends, budding romance, and bad storms, and her authentic, pitch-perfect voice is sure to stay with readers long after the very last page.
Violet Raines almost got struck by lightning
With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts. Violet Raines is happy with things just the way they are in her sleepy Florida town, but when Melissa moves to town from big-city Detroit, all of a sudden things seem like they're changing whether Violet likes it or not. It'll take a few run-ins with lightning and a whole lot of courage for her to realize that growing up doesn't have to mean changing who you are. Growing up in a military family, Danette lived up and down the East Coast and in Turkey and England; she now ca
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It makes my heart soar to see this glowing review. I am honored to call Danette a friend Violet Raines is precious, as well as this one my review is up today as well! She has such a wonderful literary voice, and so totally captures the essence of the "real" Florida. There are so many memorable things in this story
I loved this book. Really loved it, the way I love fireflies and lake swimming and ice cream cones in summer. Any kid you know who loves that sort of thing is going to love it, too. Posted in Uncategorized. Tags book review , danette haworth , violet raines almost got struck by light. Great review! Even though it was already on my list.