When 13-year-old Jake's grandfather dies, his family moves from Manhattan back into his father's old Brooklyn home. There, Jake befriends the charismatic Tony, whose single mother Leonor, a dressmaker from Chile, leases the shop downstairs. When Jake’s parents ask Leonor to sign a new lease a feud ignites that eventually invades the children’s lives. A beautiful story of life-defining friendships in the midst of familial turmoil. “Achingly humane. Deeply moving” Five stars. The Guardian.