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The lake effect

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Fans of Nick Hornby, Huntley Fitzpatrick, and Me and Earl and the Dying Girl will love this smart, funny, poignant YA romance and coming-of-age story-from the boy's perspective a lake effect | n. Theaeffectaofaanyalake,aespeciallyatheaGreataLakes,ainamodifyingatheaweatherainanearbyaareas a It's the summer after his senior year, and driven, focused Briggs Henry is ready to leave behind his ex-girlfriend, his comically aggressive grandmother, and his parents' money troubles for Lake Michigan and its miles of sandy beaches. He's lined up a summer job working as a personal assistant and living in a gorgeous Victorian on the water-exactly the kind of house Briggs plans to buy his parents once he's a multi-millionaire. But when he arrives, his boss, the eccentric Mrs. Bosic, tells him to get dressed for her funeral. Uh . . . aIt's the first of many funerals they'll attend this summer-to hilarious and eye-opening effect. Add to this a new set of friends-cum-enemies-cum-friends-again, and Abigail, the mysterious girl next door on whom Briggs's charms repeatedly fail, and othe lake effecto is beginning to take on a whole new meaning.
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Full title lake effect
Author mccahan erin
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Last Update 2018-05-24 23:05:25PM
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subject_facet Bildungsromans, Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Michigan, Lake -- Fiction, Old age -- Fiction, Serbian Americans -- Fiction, Summer employment -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display The lake effect
title_full The Lake Effect, The lake effect / Erin McCahan
title_short The lake effect
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