Description: Meet Shira. Shira's best friend is running for president of the student council and needs Shira's help. What makes Shira so reluctant to work for her best friend's success. Meet Gerson. Gershon's brother has cerebral palsy, and after years of special education is finally being mainstreamed into a regular class Gershon's class. Why isn't Gershon as excited as the rest of his family? These are two of eight fictional stories about young people coping with true-to-life challenges and how applying Torah ideals helped them.