Melanie Dugan

The spring Melissa (Lissy) Singer is eleven years old her mother walks out of the house and never returns. That summer Lissy's father, a migratory beekeeper, takes her along with him on his travels. The trip and the people she meets change her life. Over the years that follow, Melissa tried to unlock the mystery of her mother's disappearance and struggles to come to terms with her loss.

"I cannot remember when a book affected me so much. It is a must read." Karen's Korner.