Lynda Mullaly Hunt

An Unlikely Story invites readers to a book party for the new release from Lynda Mullaly Hunt, author of the New York Times bestseller, FISH IN A TREE! In a celebration with the author herself, there will be activity booths and raffles, and Lynda will speak about her new book, SHOUTING AT THE RAIN. A soft and sweet story, SHOUTING AT THE RAIN tells of weather-loving Delsie’s adventures around Cape Cod with a new friend as she discovers the true meaning of family and friendship.

Delsie loves tracking the weather—lately, though, it seems the squalls are in her own life. She’s always lived with her kindhearted Grammy, but now she’s looking at their life with new eyes and wishing she could have a “regular family.” Delsie observes other changes in the air, too—the most painful being a friend who’s outgrown her. Luckily, she has neighbors with strong shoulders to support her, and Ronan, a new friend who is caring and courageous but also troubled by the losses he’s endured. As Ronan and Delsie traipse around Cape Cod on their adventures, they both learn what it means to be angry versus sad, broken versus whole, and abandoned versus loved. And that, together, they can weather any storm.

Lynda Mullaly Hunt is the author of New York Times bestseller FISH IN A TREE and ONE FOR THE MURPHYS. She’s a former teacher, and holds writers retreats for the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She lives in Connecticut with her husband, two children, impetuous beagle, and beagle-loathing cat.

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 6:00pm
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Shouting at the Rain By Lynda Mullaly Hunt Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399175152
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 7th, 2019

Fish in a Tree By Lynda Mullaly Hunt Cover Image
ISBN: 9780142426425
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - March 28th, 2017