Hope was here

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Scholastic, 2001 - Cancer fiction, Wisconsin fiction - 186 pages
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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.

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Writing & plot could have been better - Goodreads
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Great book really enjoyed the characters and the plot. - Goodreads
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One of the books I read this month was Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer. In this book, a 16 year old girl named Hope Yancy (originally born as Tulip, but changed her name) travels from city to city with ... Read full review

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This is a fictional chapter book about a young girl named Hope. Hope lives with with her aunt and she is a expert waitress. They move to a small town in Wisconsin to help the owner of a restaurant ... Read full review

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