While her mother battles leukemia, 11-year-old Ella is sent for the summer to stay with her father's mother - an intimidating and stern woman she's never met. Tension quickly arises between flinty grandmother and strong-willed granddaughter, but the theft of a treasured rare book sets events in motion that reveal secrets, betrayals, and sorrows that have shaped the family for generations. Based on the novel by Juliet Bell.


Amy Glazer


Sedge Thomson