Getting blown up happened in an instant; getting put together took the rest of your life.
When the unthinkable happens to a young boy, two families must learn how to connect in order to survive, even if forging that connection will take the rest of their lives. That tenuous connection is LaRose, a little boy wise beyond his years, and possessor of a famous name passed down through generations. As the story of the original LaRose intertwines with that of the little boy who bears her name, the story of the two families connections is revealed. A powerful tale from the creative imagination of a master.