Hope was Here

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Putnam, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 186 pages
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After moving to Wisconsin to run a diner with her aunt, 16-year-old Hope finds herself involved in the small town's mayoral race, where the G.T., owner of the diner, enters the race against the undefeated longtime mayor. G.T. has leukemia, but Hope sees the goodness and power in him.

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Writing & plot could have been better - Goodreads
The ending was sad, but predicted - Goodreads
I love the character development in this book. - Goodreads
Great book really enjoyed the characters and the plot. - Goodreads
It even has a mini love story.v - Goodreads
There are some very good waitressing tips in here, too. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Gianna Nickoloff - Goodreads

i thought this book was okay.it had an encouraging theme and hope lived up to her name. the ending was kind of sad but also the boook was upbeat with not giving up and the things they do. Read full review

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User Review  - Cory Henman - Goodreads

In the first few chapters of this book was really slow and boring. The book layout was okay. The the story was good. If you are into food and cooking or even like eating food. this book would be good ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Joan Bauer is the critically acclaimed author of numerous young adult novels, including Rules of the Road (recipient of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize), Best Foot Forward and Peeled. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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