"How do you cope when you're only 10 years old and your beloved grandmother suddenly gets so sick she hardly seems like someone you know anymore? And what do you do when your mother is about to have a baby and you're not sure how you feel about it? Narrator Alyssa Bresnahan touches the artist's soul in young Ariel as she finds her way past one of life's rockier patches with the help of patience, her drawing pad, and her grandmother's legacy. M.C. (c) AudioFile, Portland, Maine"