Sixteen-year-old Scarlett Blaine wants
nothing more than to fulfill her autistic brother Cliff’s wish to launch
a rocket to Jupiter. But tensions at home—thanks to her hippie
sister, Juli—and money troubles make Scarlett’s life far from
sparkling. Especially when the neighbor, Frank, has eyes only for Juli,
even though Scarlett spends every day picking peaches with the boy. In
the end, Scarlett must find a way to care for her brother and herself in
a world that seems as hard as a peach pit.

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About The Author

Rachel Coker is a homeschool student who lives in Virginia with her parents and two sisters. She has a passion for great books and has been surrounded by them all her life -- in fact, as a young child, Rachel helped her parents in a family-run Christian book business. When not writing or playing the piano, Rachel enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Books by Rachel Coker

Chasing Jupiter

Sixteen-year-old Scarlett Blaine wants nothing more than to fulfill her autistic brother Cliff's wish to launch a rocket to Jupiter.

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