"Trying to fly every time the heat pump turns on."
The Mockingbird is a heart warming story about ten year old girl named Caitlin who has Aserger syndrome. And a tragedy had happen with her brother during a hard time between her and school. So since her brother passed away she wants to finish this Eagle Boy Scouts project her brother has started. In the story she described her brothers project as a closure for her brother because she said that what he would have wanted. When she is doing her project she keeps having flash backs about the things her and her brother did. At one time she had flash back when her mother passed away and her brother could not get over the death.
Why you should read this book
I think people would enjoy this book because the author has amazing details and gives a good description about the characters in the book