Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Chasing Eveline by Leslie Hauser
This is a compelling YA realistic fiction book. Sixteen year old Ivy and her best friend Matt love an old 80s band called Chasing Eveline that Ivy's mother had enjoyed. Ivy's mom walked out on her and her father a couple of years ago and Ivy tries to connect with her memories of her mom through the music she loved. Together Matt and Ivy hatch a plan to reunite the band and travel to Ireland to see them play. They try all sorts of fundraising with various results. This is a story about family and friendship and hope.