As mentioned in the introduction, SO FAR FROM SKYE is a book by Judith O'Neill. It's a tale of an American-British couple, who arrived London from the United States in 1965. They were strangers to each other, but became lifelong friends. Their relationship was not perfect and both were missing something as they grew up.These two books are now being compared with each other: SO FAR FROM SKYE by Judith O’Neill and THE STORY OF MY LIFE by Judy Blume. The question is whether the stories written by these authors are similar? There are many similarities between them and here we will try to find out what they're all about, how their stories differ and why reading between the lines can help you understand the characters better.