Charlie dad has died just 9 months ago out of no where and he is still really sad over it. Knowing that his dad loved playing basketball he wants to try to get better. He then plays with his friends Skinny and Cj and its 3 on 3 game. Even though Charlie tried he isn't the best at this whole basketball thing.
It's ok Charlie we'll get them next time.
Charlie is at home and his mom says that she has to work late so charlie decides he is going to go outside with skinny but skinny cousin Ivan is there to so they play basketball but then skinny said lets get something from the store but they don't have any money but then they find a old women and they steal her cans and sell them and charlie feels really bad about it.
Why did I do that?
For the last few days of school Charlie is groundeddue to robbing those cans so he tries to act really good but his mom still grounded him for the summer and then 2 days after school is over his mom comes in his room and says that he will be staying at his grandparents house for the rest of the summer
You are going to your grandparents for a little.
After a slight drive Charlie arrives to his grandparents house, he isn't very exited. His grandparents are still upset with the loss of Charlie's dad.
After the trip to his grandparents he realizes that he is not the only one that suffered from his dads loss. His mom lost a husband and his grandparents lost a son. And eventually he is going to have o learn to move on in life even though he will miss his dad he still needs to learn to go on without him.