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The Summer My Life Began

Authors: Greenland, Shannon
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
BISAC/Subject: YAF018000, YAF052020, YAF058150
ISBN: 9781101572337, Related ISBNs: 014241347X, 1101572337, 9780142413470, 9781101572337
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 256,
Audience: Young adult
Synopsis: A great summer beach read filled with sunshine, cooking, and--of course--romance!

Elizabeth Margaret--better known as Em--has always known what her life would contain: an internship at her father's firm, a degree from Harvard, and a career as a lawyer. The only problem is, it's not what she wants. So when she gets the opportunity to get away and spend a month with the aunt she never knew, she jumps at the chance. While there, Em learns that her family has some pretty significant secrets. And then there's Cade, the laid-back local surfer boy who seems to be everything Em isn't. Naturally, she can't resist him, and as their romance blossoms, Em feels that for the first time ever, she is really living life on her own terms.
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