Jess is a kid that wants to be the fastest kid in 5th grade so he goes out and runs in the morning. One morning while Jess was running he found that a new girl named Leslie moved into the house right next to him. When it comes to school time Leslie is the fastest runner in 5th grade and Leslie and Jess become friends.
Hi my name is Leslie I just moved in next door to you.
We Should call this place Terribithia!
Leslie decides they need a place just for them so they go to the woods. When they are out in the woods they find a rope and down below is a gully thats dry . Leslie and Jess swing acrost to the other side and decide that they should build a little stronghold and Leslie names the stronghold Terribithia. Leslie says the olny way to get to terribithia is to swing on the enchanted rope.
Jess and Leslie had fun in the magical kingdom of Terribithia. Than it became Christmas time and Jess and Leslie gave each other gifts . Jess gave Leslie a puppy and Leslie gave Jess gave a art set.
After Chrismas the snow cleared up and it started pouring for days and the guly quickly filled up.
One day Mrs.Edmunds the music teacher called Jess and asked Jess if he wanted to go to the art museam in Washington D.C and Jess said yes. He went to the art museam for the day and when he got back he found out that from his parents That Leslie died.His parent said she died when she tried crossing the gully in rain than the rope snapped and she drowned.
After Leslie died Jess decided he wanted to build a bridge to get acrost. He built the bridge and then decided he needed a new queen so he decided that May Belle , his sister can be the new queen of Terribithia.