Growing up in life your family was your whole world. No matter what was happening you knew that you could always count on them. As with any family you are going to ride a journey of emotions and uncertainty when things change. When changes occur or secrets surface you wonder where you stand, where you fit. You ultimately realize your family is your world, no matter the situation.
For the girl in Secrets: You Tell Me Yours and I’ll Tell You Mine….Maybe, she has to absorb all sorts of changes and emotions that go with growing up as well as dealing with her family. She has to move, get used to a new baby in the family, handle a death of a close relative, learn to navigate the moods and decisions of her parents and lots more. She even has to handle finding out about some family secrets.
I love that I got a chance to share all of this book with two young girls who had just read it. In this short video you get to see Francesca responding to passages in the book, particularly the importance of family in a girl’s life.