Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt

Winnie one day come upon a man drinking from a spring. The man, Jesse, and his family take Winnie to tell her the story of how they drank from it and now will live eternally. A man in yellow comes to find this spring and wants to sell it to the highest bidder. He witnesses the kidnapping and decides to use it to buy Winnie’s family’s land which the spring it on. When the man goes to Jesse’s family to confront them with his plan. Mae, the mother shoots him and he dies. She is arrested and is to be hanged but the night before, Winnie and the rest of the family help Mae escape. When Jesse and his family come home years later, they find that Winnie has died and the spring has been destroyed. This is one of my favorite books of all time. I have read it many times and I never get sick of it. It’s a very touching story about immortality.

Becky C.

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