Everything you need to understand or teach Digging In by Loretta Nyhan.
Loretta Nyhan’s work of fiction titled Digging In begins two years after Paige Moresco lost her husband. Trying to care for her teenage son while maintaining a job, Paige struggles to keep up her house and lawn while still rocked with grief. When Paige’s job safety becomes threatened, she decides to dig up her yard and grow a vegetable garden. As she gardens, she builds new friendships and embraces this time of much-needed self-healing. Told from the first-person point-of-view, Digging In explores themes such as grief, growth, and youth.