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  • ISBN: 9780142404249
  • ISBN: 0142404241
  • Physical Description: 186, 6 pages ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes a discussion guide to Hope was here, apple pie recipe and a sneak peek from Joan Bauer's Close to famous.
"An ALA notable book. An ALA BBYA."--Page [4] of cover.
Originally published: New York : Putnam, 2000.
Summary, etc.:
When sixteen-year-old Hope and the aunt who has raised her move from Brooklyn to Mulhoney, Wisconsin, to work as waitress and cook in the Welcome Stairways diner, they become involved with the diner owner's political campaign to oust the town's corrupt mayor.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10 up.
Awards Note:
Newbery honor book.
Subject: Cancer > Fiction.
Diners (Restaurants) > Fiction.
Politics, Practical > Wisconsin > Fiction.
Wisconsin > Fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

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