Title Profile & Character Information

The Weight of the Sky

Annotation
This lyrical debut novel beautifully captures the experience of leaving behind a life that is too small and the freedom of searching for a place that's a perfect fit in this story about a girl who spends a life-changing summer on a kibbutz in Israel.

Characters
NameGreen, Sarah
GenderFemale
OccupationStudent

GenreYoung adult fiction
Coming of age
TopicsHigh school students
Cliques
Jews
Religion
Judaism
Self-esteem
Bullies
Life changes
SettingPennsylvania
Israel