Summer in a Small Town: An Anthology
||Richards, Emilie & Roberts, Sheila
9781426875564, Related ISBNs: 1426875568, 9781426875564
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Synopsis: Two unforgettable towns, two touching stories
Welcome to Icicle Falls by Sheila Roberts
It’s the 1960s and Muriel loves the beautiful town of Icicle Falls, Washington. Life is good, except that her father expects her to run Sweet Dreams, the family chocolate company, when he retires. But she has sweet dreams of her own, dreams about a handsome stranger who comes to town
Decades later, Cass Wilkes lands in Icicle Falls as a single mom with little money. But this small town has a way of giving people second chances they don’t expect!
Treasure Beach by Emilie Richards
Life on Happiness Key is lonely for eleven-year-old Olivia Symington, so when she finds a message in a bottle on Treasure Beach, her interest is piqued. Someone needs help, and she knows what that’s like. Maybe by helping she can even find a friend.
The women of Happiness Key are worried about Olivia and her fascination with the message. But they know how isolated she feels, so they set out to help her find the mystery correspondentand maybe a little happiness of her own along the way.
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