Talk to your kids about…
The Magic of Belle Isle
How do the many disappointments in Monte’s life contribute to his desire to drink? Does the alcohol really help his problems? What are the things that eventually do bring him happiness? Why must he give up drinking if he wants to continue enjoying these newfound pleasures?
What struggles are Finnegan and her family experiencing? How does learning to use one’s imagination bring some peace into their lives? What can you do to help you cope with trails and challenges?