Eleanor Dowd has lived in her entire life in New York City, feeling safe and secure in her established routines. When she gets a letter in the mail announcing her estranged father's death she is filled with mixed emotions. A Mr. Lumbardi, identifying himself as her father's personal secretary, writes to ask Eleanor to travel to Morocco and accompany her father's remains back to the United States. Eleanor flies to Rabat expecting to leave the same day with her father's remains. But Mr. Lumbardi makes it clear that Eleanor has much to learn about her father and herself before she can return home.
Saturday, July 24, 2010
Create-A-Cover: Summer Break Reading Challenge Activity #10
I almost forgot to do this challenge! We were supposed to create a random "name" for the author, a random verb for the title and use the first picture in flickr that was a person when we searched with the verb. After assembling the name, title and photo we are to create a summary to go along. I did the picture a few days ago and got stuck on the story. Well real quick, here goes - my create-a-cover!