Zinny Taylor: Explorer
Sharon Creech (著)
It started out as an ordinary summer. But the minute thirteen-year-old Zinny discovered the old,
overgrown trail that ran through the woods behind her family's house, she realized that things were
about to change.
Right from the start, Zinny knew that uncovering the trail would be more than just a summer project.
It was her chance to finally make people notice her, and to have a place she could call her very own.
But more than that, Zinny knew that the trail somehow held the key to all kinds of questions.
And that the only way to understand her family, her Aunt Jessie's death, and herself was to find out
where it went.
From Newbery Medal-winning author Sharon Creech comes an intricately woven tale of a young girl
who sets out in search of her place in the world—and discovers it in her own backyard.
Worms dangled in Aunt Jessie' kitchen: red worms swarming over a lump of brown mud in