Hope was Here

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Putnam, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 186 pages
4 Reviews
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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User Review  - eammers - Borders

After I devoured all of Sarah Dessen's books, our teen fiction buyer turned me on to Joan Bauer. I was so pleased to discover that her books are exactly in the same vein - strong, realistic female ... Read full review

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User Review  - Garen Strasburg - Goodreads

Hope's life is very transitive. She lives with her aunt Addie because frankly, her mom didn't want her. The only thing she inherited from her mother was a great skill to wait tables. Addie and Hope ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
8
Section 3
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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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