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
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Great book really enjoyed the characters and the plot. - Goodreads
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User Review  - Leslee - Goodreads

It took me a while to get into it, like 100 pages. It was kind of a slow story for me, but I did get invested in the characters and got emotional towards the end of the book. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
8
Section 3
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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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