Six-year-old Isaiah awakes in a cold apartment to find himself all alone. Jailed for drug possession, his mother has not been home for two nights. Isaiah is taken into protective custody and put in an emergency shelter. Eventually heas placed with his grandmother, Mrs. Jones. Isaiah longs to be back with his mother who begins drug treatment. His hopes face a tough reality. His grandmother has a wise and kind heart. She listens to Isaiahas longings and seeks to keep hope alive and bring healing.She encouraged Isaiahto ask questions to increase his comprehension. The pastfew nights they had been reading Soft Rainby Cornelia Cornelissen. Soft Rain was a nineyearold Cherokee girl whowascaught inthe forced westward relocationanbsp;...
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