Could life be more unfair? Nine year old Ellie doesn't think so. With her summer off to a terrible start, she stumbles across a mysterious carved chest in the attic. What she finds inside gives her the power to change her life exactly the way she wants it to be. But it's not long before Ellie learns to be careful what she wishes for -- and what she wishes gone.
Erasable is a story about connections, choices, and consequences. Ellie can't believe her luck when she finds a way to simply get rid of all the problems that are plaguing her life. But each choice she makes brings a cascade of unforeseen consequences. She is soon mired in an enormous mess of her own making.
Young readers will enjoy the plot twists and suspense as Ellie realizes what she has done and searches for a solution.
About Linda Yiannakis (Albuquerque, New Mexico Author)
Linda Yiannakis is a Speech-language Pathologist who has worked with children for over 30 years. Their life experiences, struggles, and joys made a profound impact on her which she has carried forward into her writing.
Her interest in language has also been an important influence on her as a writer. She writes from the perspective that description and narrative can illuminate our inner lives and allow us to share critical elements of our individual experiences with others so that we can achieve a greater understanding of the human condition.
Linda has practiced and taught martial arts for over four decades. Her writing sometimes includes certain philosophical concepts from those experiences which help to illustrate particular key points in her books.
Linda lives in the high desert of Albuquerque, New Mexico, where roadrunners and bobcats are some of her closest neighbors.