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it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  6 ratings  ·  3 reviews
In this young adult coming of age novel, when a family feud between her born-again aunt and her Buddhist uncle threatens to keep her two young cousins from seeing each other, sixteen-year-old Vonnie Green tries to intervene, but fails miserably. Her New Age mother, with her crystals and tarot cards, proves more an annoyance than a help. Her best friend gets involved in the ...more

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Amber Gates
Mar 12, 2013 rated it it was amazing
I read a lot of this kind of book for young adults, being one, of course. This is one of the best. I really identify with Vonnie and her problems. My own life is so much different but still we have a lot in common. I laughed and cried. When you do both, you know the book is good.
Nambe Mendez
Mar 12, 2013 rated it it was amazing
really one of the best teen stories I have read in more than a year
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Originally trained as an attorney, and still quite active as a public speaking trainer and coach, Elliot Essman has more recently established himself as a stimulating food and a wine writer. Elliot was nominated for the James Beard Foundation Journalism Award in 2005 for his writing in the "Beer, Wine or Spirits" category.

A great music lover, Elliot is creator of the musical comedy "Meet Me At The