Posted on 10/13/2012
Reviewed by Alexis, grade 7
The Lucky Place by Zu Vincent is an inspiring story about the childhood life of Cassie Worth. When her drunk father, Sikes loses her at the reaces, her mother divorces him and marries Ellis. They move to their Lucky Place on Diamond Street where she gets two new brothers. Cassie loves her new daddy, but Jamie despises him. On a trip Ellis gets terribly sick and Cassie has to learn to support her family. She learns to face her fears and finds a stronger self within her that can be independent and free.