What's the Name of That Book??? discussion

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UNSOLVED: One specific book > Mystery, possible YA. Girl goes to spend summer with aunt, sneaking into mansion to find special blue pottery glaze recipe

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message 1: by Lyndsay (new)

Lyndsay | 4 comments I read this over 15 years ago, so about 99-02. I cant remember if it was new or old.


message 2: by Kris (new)

Kris | 35129 comments Mod
Mom, how old is the girl?

What is the story's time period and location (country, region, well-known city, small town)? Where is the girl from?


message 3: by Lyndsay (new)

Lyndsay | 4 comments In the US, I can't remember if there was a specific city. it seemed like a small town. She was probably 12-15 years old


message 4: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart | 19035 comments Did it seem like it was set in modern times?

Was pottery a big theme?


message 5: by Lyndsay (new)

Lyndsay | 4 comments It was set in modern times... It was assumed that the glaze recipe died with the man that invented the color, and it was highly sought after. I think it was written on a pot/vase... I think they described the blue as the perfect blue.


message 6: by Lyndsay (new)

Lyndsay | 4 comments I can't remember if she was sneaking in the mansion or if they were staying there but I remember she was sneaking around and listened in on 2 people that I think broke in to find the recipe


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