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PDF µ BOOK Shouting at the Rain ↠ NATURALTREATMENT ✓ Delsie loves tracking the weather lately though it seems the sualls are in her own life She's always lived with her kindhearted Grammy but now she's looking at their life with new eyes and wishing she could have a regular family Delsie observes other changes in theDelsie loves tracking the weather lately though it seems the sualls are in her own life She's always lived with her kindhearted Grammy but now she's looking at their life with new eyes and wishing she could have a regular family De I don’t typically dislike being in the minority because I can stand my ground especially when it comes to book preferences but I can’t help but be disappointed right now This is an author that I have read twice before and both times she managed to impress me plus this book was enjoyed by 98% of the people who have read it Yet Shouting at the Rain is not as entertaining as Fish in a Tree or as moving as One for the Murphys Actually it’s somewhat annoyingI liked the setting a lot There’s something comfortable and peaceful about reading a story that is set near a beach especially during the summer I also liked Delsie’s Grammy who reminded me of my own grandmother The writing and pacing are great Really this is a book that should have worked for me And it did in the beginning Getting to know Delsie’s personality family situation and friends kept me hooked But once I did those things and the story started to take shape and drama flooded the setting I became annoyedThere is a lot of free meanness bullying nastiness in this story I felt pretty bad for Delsie whose best friend started to abandon her for the new girl in town But it’s a very predictable expected familiar recycled type of situation and conflict especially for a middle grade story I personally found this author’s previous releases much original and beautiful There’s also the fact that Delsie is hurting inside not just because of her best friend’s behaviour and the new girl’s mean gestures and words but also because she is looking for her mother who left her At times this book seemed too juvenile to appeal to an older audience and other times too heavy to appeal to a young audience OddBlog | Youtube | Twitter | Instagram | Google | Bloglovin’

READER Ù Shouting at the Rain ☆ Lynda Mullaly Hunt

He losses he's endured As Ronan and Delsie traipse around Cape Cod on their adventures they both learn what it means to be angry versus sad broken versus whole and abandoned versus loved And that together they can weather any storm ARC provided by Follett First LookDelsie lives in an East Coast seaside resort town with her Grammy It's always been just the two of them and Grammy is reticent about Delsie's parents Things are a little tough but the two make do with a support network of friends As summer starts Delsie's two best friends from school are involved in a local production of Annie but her summer friend Brandy is back at her family's cottage Unfortunately Brandy has become mature wearing fancy clothes and wanting to get manicures rather than digging in the sand and when she makes friends with Tressa Brandy has no patience with Delsie's immaturity and the two fall out There's no one else to hang out with but Ronan the son of a new worker at the resort that employs Grammy Ronan is a bit odd and skittish but he is willing to talk about the weather with Delsie and go on lots of adventures with her They play a made up version of Monopoly help neighbor Henry with his boat eat pancakes at a local café and uncover secrets about each other's pasts while enjoying a summer that is mostly sunny but with enough storms to make it interesting Strengths The friendship problems with Delsie and Brandy are absolutely typical yet not many middle grade novels address them Grammy with her tv game show addiction and no nonsense attitude toward everything was a great character There are an increasing number of students being raised by grandparents so that is also good to see The seaside setting is interesting to those of us in land locked Ohio unless you are a fancy person and hang out at Lake Erie and Hunt's writing is always engaging Weaknesses I wanted a bit of a plot There were a lot of issues that were addressed briefly that could have been fleshed out Delsie's love of weather her parents even her problems with BrandyWhat I really think Hunt's other books are popular in my library so I will probably purchase even though there have been an inordinate number of books set in seaside resorts in the summer recently That and summer camps seem to be the new trend

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Shouting at the RainLsie observes other changes in the air too the most painful being a friend who's outgrown her Luckily she has neighbors with strong shoulders to support her and Ronan a new friend who is caring and courageous but also troubled by t I'm giving this book eight out of five stars I always say that if it from Nancy Paulsen Books it will be amazingthis book from one of my favorite authors is the absolute best Delsie Grammy Ronin and a cast of mostly lovable characters have stolen my heart I love a lot of books this is my new favorite middle grade book There are so many uotable parts that gently teach lessons we all need Available everywhere in May I highly recommend this book