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The pursuit of happiness

Author: Tara Altebrando
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books : MTV Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : Trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Betsy knows that her summer job at a colonial village will ruin whatever chance she has of ever being popular, but when her mother dies, the job becomes her escape, and being with James, a surfer who also works there, is the only thing that makes Betsy feel normal.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tara Altebrando
ISBN: 1416513280 9781416513285
OCLC Number: 65194013
Description: 277 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Tara Altebrando.
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Reeling from her mother's death, an aimless twenty-first century teen working at a historic village discovers new friends, new loves, and the courage to forge her own path. THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS  Read more...

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"A dreamlike evocation of friendship and romance, and how tragedy can be transformed into art. Like Sarah Dessen's The Truth About Forever, The Pursuit of Happiness deals insightfully with love and Read more...

 
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