- Grades: 6–8
Claire and Hailey had no way of knowing that the creature at the bottom of the swimming pool that summer would change their lives forever.
Claire and Hailey were twelve years old, best friends who has always lived next door to each other. They came to the beach club just like they had every other summer of their lives. They didn't want anything to change, although they knew everything would change.
But all that changed after the big storm, the storm that blew the roof off the snack bar, and filled the beach club pool with a thick, soupy mixture of water, dirt, seaweed, barnacles, jellyfish, and something else…
Booktalk by Joni R. Bodart.