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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An amazing book that is wonderful and skillfully written. It evokes many emotions and the cancer in the story adds to the plot. Read full review

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User Review  - Holly Lucero - Goodreads

Hope (who named herself), moves from New York to Wisconsin with her aunt that has raised her. They arrive at the Welcome Stairways Diner ready to take over from the owner/operator who is fighting ... Read full review

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