School Library Journal Starred Review
Honor Book SSLI (Society of School Librarians International)
Skipping Stones Honor Award
Some people live in the country, close to the land, where they enjoy peace and quiet. Others live in high-rise apartments in the city and love the hustle and bustle of crowds and non-stop activity, both day and night. In the ocean, too, there are places that have some of the characteristics of "the country" or as "the city."