An unlikely romance set in small town America on the brink of WWII.While walking home, high school quarterback Raleigh Starr spotsfifteen-year-old Mona Garrison, who is cognitively disabled, dancing ather bedroom window. He is mesmerized.
Days later, he convincesthe shy teenager to help him in a scheme to secretly win over the heartof another girl. Only after being swept up in the war does he realizewhat Mona has known from the beginning: that she and Raleigh are perfect for each other...and he is unaware of the terrible price she has paidfor his attention. Thompson Road is a poignant, tender story thatreminds us of the power of first love.