By Kenneth V. Vickery
The decisive and influential occasion used to be 2012's Shift of attention.
During a summer time journey to their grandparents' condominium in Eden, Florida, young children Danny and Michelle search the reality concerning the Shift and its resulting nakedness, whereas simultaneously wondering existence and ideologies of the previous. They pursue sage suggestion on constructing opposite-sex relationships, develop via their very own general brother and sister interactions, and so much of all, celebrate within the process.
2025 is greater than only a thought-provoking, coming-of-age story--it's a glimpse into the potential for an international void of violence, hate, and inequality. it is a flavor of what is right.
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2025: Five Days in Paradise by Kenneth V. Vickery