Summary of Tar
Beach by Charlotte Griffin
Lightfoot's imagination takes her to all kinds of interesting places.
She wishes for nicer life for her family. She flies high in the sky.
She flies over her family on tar beach, over the bridge, and
over her town.
As Cassie flies she dreams of her father being rich
and getting a respectable job. She wants him to be able to own the
Union Building. Cassie also wants her mother to be able to sleep late
in the morning, like her
Lightfoot imagins what her life would be like if her dreams came
true.She would eat ice cream every day if she was allowed.She would
also go flying around everywhere, and to avoid getting in trouble she
would bring her little brother.