Hope was here

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Scholastic, 2001 - Cancer fiction, Wisconsin fiction - 186 pages
418 Reviews
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
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  - Reid Shields - Goodreads

I think it was a very strong and joyful book. At the beginning it talked about Hope, and her background working for diners all around the area. I think Hope is a very strong loving girl because with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jeff - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book - been on my to-read list for some time. Hope is a teen whose life hasn't been easy, yet she has such a positive outlook. Maybe today's teen would have trouble relating to ... Read full review

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