The museum of intangible things

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Hannah and Zoe haven't had much in their lives, but they've always had each other. So when Zoe tells Hannah she needs to get out of their down-and-out New Jersey town, they pile into Hannah's beat-up old Le Mans and head west, putting everything - their deadbeat parents, their disappointing love lives, their inevitable enrollment at community college - behind them. As they chase storms and make new friends, Zoe tells Hannah she wants more for her. She wants her to live bigger, dream grander, aim higher. And so Zoe begins teaching Hannah all about life's intangible things, concepts sadly missing from her existence - things like audacity , insouciance , karma , and even happiness . An unforgettable read from the acclaimed author of The Probability of Miracles , The Museum of Intangible Things sparkles with the humor and heartbreak of true friendship and first love.

Praise for The Museum of Intangible Things

'The Museum of Intangible Things is the best kind of joyride- exhilarating and hilarious and full of heart. A must-read for anyone who has ever had - or longs for - a true best friend.' Alexandra Coutts, author of Tumble & Fall

'Nobody writes true, messy, gorgeous friendship like Wendy Wunder. The Museum of Intangible Things is wrenching and real.' Katie Cotugno, author of How to Love

Also by Wendy Wunder, The Probability of Miracles

'Funny and entertaining.' New York Times Book Review

*'Beautiful . . . . Fans of Gayle Forman's If I Stay and others will find hope and laughs amid tragedy.' Kirkus , starred review

'Wunder gracefully balances comedy and tragedy in this debut novel.' Publishers Weekly

'The Probability of Miracles is a miracle itself - hilarious, wry, heartbreaking.' Sara Shepard, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Pretty Little Liars

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9781101604489
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