Waiting for UnicornsBook - 2015
After her mother dies, twelve-year-old Talia McQuinn goes to the Arctic with her father, a whale researcher. Over the course of one summer, and through several unlikely friendships, Talia learns that stories have the power to connect us, to provide hope, and to pull us out of the darkness.
Publisher: New York, NY : Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), 
Characteristics: 240 pages : illustration, map ; 22 cm