Books: Black Dog Summer
Author: Miranda Sherry
Published by: Jonathan Ball Publishers
Overview: The brutal murder of a single mother on her farm leaves her young daughter traumatized and grappling with grief. The worst part is that Gigi's life as she knew it is a thing of the past and she's shipped off to live with her dysfunctional aunt and uncle in J0hannesburg. The story follows her life and her journey to dealing with the tragedy, while dealing with a whole new set of challenges.