The third Hollyhill book Summer Of Joy, emphasizes the joy of living (hence the title) as this series of stories about Jocie and her family come to an end.Summer of Joy
In Summer of Joy, Jocie faces a lot of new challenges, some amusing, some sad and some scary.
The story picks up in November with David thinking about giving Leigh a very special Christmas gift. Jocie has a new journal to keep a record of what’s going on in Hollyhill. A surprise visitor shows up on Zella’s doorstep in the middle of a snowstorm two days after Christmas and rumors start swirling in Hollyhill. Wes has to face his past and Tabitha begins to believe she might have a future. Jocie comes face to face with her mother and finds out not everything in life has an easy answer.