Home from Far Author:Jean Little This new story by the author of the Little, Brown Canadian prize book "Mine for Keeps" is a deeply moving account of a girl and a family facing a terrible loss. Jenny Macgregor's twin brother, Michael, had been killed in an automobile accident. in one afternoon, Jenny was not "one of the Macgregor twins" any longer. — She and Michael had quarrele... more »d often. But he had been like another part of herself, and how could she ever get used to living without him? To Jenny the loss seemed more her own than the rest of the family's.
Then Jenny's parents decided it was time to take a positive step to help all of them adjust to a new life. "Home from Far" is the story of what they did and how it turned out. It is a story of family courage, also of family misunderstandings, which will surely make a strong, lasting impression on all who read it.« less