Sign up for our newsletters! It all begins with a fight. Even the best of friends fight. And now Rosie is with Granny Torrelli talking about Bailey, her best friend, and thinking about their friendship over the years.
In this story by Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech, a wise Italian grandmother imparts life advice and cooking lessons to her year-old granddaughter. Rosie's story unfolds as she and Granny make and eat zuppa , and Granny Torrelli tells parallel stories from her own childhood to help Rosie with her current predicament. Rosie and Bailey are neighbors, born only a week apart. She has always been his helper as he was born visually impaired.
Log in or sign up to add this lesson to a Custom Course. Log in or Sign up. Bailey, we learn, is blind--or nearly so.