Story River Boy, a book about Jess, tells the story of painting. She loved to swim and spend time with her grandfather, who was always painting pictures. One day, Jess' family decides to go visit their home town in Texas. By their cabin is a river, and she discovers that it's the same river and background in her grandfather's painting. Later she learns that her uncle died in that river and that is the reason her grandfather never spoke about it.
October 10, 2007