Summer was Jackson's favorite time of the year. It always arrived with a promise of fun and adventure, and this year was no different. Jackson discovers disappointment, and out of that discovery he experiences the greatest adventure of all. He is caught up in a whirlwind that lands him the opportunity to gain things that will change his life forever. Jackson's grandmother's companionship and love of adventure has always brought a keen awareness to Jackson. She encourages him to be open to life's possibilities-to embrace its wonder and excitement. He knows that the only limitation to life's adventure is a lack of imagination. Grandma always says, "Enjoy your childhood, for many cares lie ahead, and, like hungry insects, they eat their way through your imagination, leaving it like Swiss cheese" His young life is trained. He never knows when or where adventure will strike, but he always knows he will be ready! Through an unusual event at the ball park, Grandma and Jackson are swooped up into a mysterious time and place, and they meet people they will never forget.