By Karen Mathieson
Published: September 26, 2013.
Pianist Liza Cantrell is out of eighth grade, but into what? Does she stay on Wilkes Island for high school, or go to a Seattle music conservatory for gifted teens? The question haunts Liza as she helps on her family herb farm and pitches in with the new Wilkes Island Discovery Camp for inner-city kids, while following her grandmother and mother’s lives at the same age in a magical family diary.