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This is the Story of You
by Beth Kephart

So what’s it like to live in a place where OTHER people go for vacation? For Mira and her friends, who are living on a small island off the coast of New Jersey, life is pretty quiet… until the summer tourists show up. But Mira and her classmates know what to expect from the changing seasons, including unusual people and wild weather. But no one expects the powerful hurricane that destroys their island, leaving Mira injured and desperate to find her family and friends. Plus strangers with secrets are further complicating her crisis situation.

Beth Kephart pulls you into Mira’s world like a gentle but insistent tide. This timely novel gives us an insider’s look at surviving a natural disaster. The losses are devastating and the bonds of family and friendship are proven as our most precious possessions.

Bess S
May 14, 2019
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