Article Title

Leaving Time


Liz Sugihara


Excellent, Young Adult, Jodi Picoult, Mystery, Supernatural, Elephants, Psychic

Document Type

Book Review


Thirteen year old Jenna Metcalf has been looking for her mother as long as she can remember. Her mother, Alice, disappeared years ago after an unsolved accident and Jenna refuses to believe that she abandoned her. She reads her mother’s research journals, searches the internet, and hires two uniquely talented people to help her along the way. With the assistance of Serenity, a psychic with natural ability, and Virgil, a detective who worked on her mother’s case years ago, Jenna slowly begins to unravel the mystery surrounding her mother’s disappearance and learns of the truth of what happened years ago.