Going To See Grassy Ella
by Kathryn Lance
This book is a fast-paced comic adventure narrated by 14-year-old Annie West, whose 12-year-old sister, Peej, has cancer. The girls go to New York to see a faith healer named Graciella. Their adventures include a mistaken-identity kidnapping and end with the girls helping the police catch a ring of drug criminals. Peej finds a path to healing with her doctors’ help and "Grassy Ella's" advice.