Claire and her mother are running out of time, but they don’t know it.
Claire is wrapped up with the difficulties of her bourgeoning adulthood—boys, school, friends, identity.
Claire’s mother, a single mom, is rushed off her feet both at work and at home.
They rarely find themselves in the same room at the same time, and it often seems that the only thing they can count on are notes to each other on the refrigerator door.
When home is threatened by a crisis, their relationship experiences a momentous change.
The unforgettable story of 11-year-old Sunny Hathaway – introvert, entrepreneur, inventor, poet, dog lover and co-owner of Pizza-a-go-girl deluxe wood fired pizza delivery service – the summer her whole life turned inside-out.
Start with one quiet, perfect life.
2 pre-cooked siblings,
1 best friend,
1 sworn enemy
and a long lost grandmother.
Flavour with a dash of secrets, a pinch of jealousy and a good dollop of growing-up. Cook on high all summer long.
Fresh and spicy and as irresistible as Friday night pizza, Sunny Side Up is a story about surviving a heatwave, running a business, avoiding headlice, loving your dog, keeping secrets, saying goodbye and hello, and finding out what really matters.