Book SummaryJust starting the seventh grade, Maya is over the dismal routine of school. Faced with the sudden loss of her city’s beloved botanical preserve forces her to confront how important this park is to the children of Alexandria. One of the only forested area in the urban city, Maya fears the loss of the place she can find reflective peace. She, along with her best friend Meredith, challenge the government’s decision to pave the Winkler Preserve. Along the way, her teacher’s hidden past become the key to derailing the road project that threats their park.

Will they save Winkler in time?