Some stories have to be told. It took these unique characters to bring such a tale to life.
Spencer Helms and a squirrel named Dell develop a magical telepathic way of communicating. Spencer, an only child, was born with a malady, which caused him to be unable to speak. As a result of Spencers problem, his parents decided to school him at home. Along the way, Spencer discovers he has a natural talent as a sketch artist. This will prove to have profound consequences.
The story takes place between the politically turbulent years of 1962 and 1963. Together, Spencer and Dells world is filled with the unexpected life experiences of their neighbors, as well as the dramatic events occurring historically, some of which are very disturbing.
Although this is not a childrens book, readers, from teens to grandparents, will be taken in by the storys compelling, dramatic events. This novel is a must-read for the detective in all of us. If you enjoy a good mystery with a surprise ending, this book is for you.