A SINGLE BEAD
By Stephanie Engelman, this is an intriguing story for teen girls about trauma, loss, the power of the rosary, and finding faith again. On the anniversary of the plane crash that took the life of her beloved grandma and threw her own mom into a deep depression, 16-year-old Katelyn Marie Roberts discovers a single bead from her grandma's rosary--a rosary lost in the crash. A chance encounter with a stranger, who tells Katelyn that a smiliar bead saved her friend's life, launches Katelyn and her family on a quest to find the other beads. She turns to the Rosary for answers in restoring what was lost. Paperback. 208 pages.