“Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.”
The Seventh Wish, by Kate Messner, interweaves fantasy and real life. This middle-grade fiction novel focuses on magic, empathy, overcoming obstacles, and family/friend relationships.
Charlie Brennan, twelve-years-old, is ice fishing when she catches her first fish. The fish offers her a wish in trade for its freedom.
Charlie takes up ice fishing to pay for the perfect solo dress for her upcoming Irish dancing competition. She desperately wants to move up