EBOOK The Hidden Summer


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    EBOOK The Hidden Summer Thirteen year old Nell lives with her mother and her string of boyfriendshusbands Living with her mother is exhausting and wrenching and it is a good thing she has Lydia as her best friend “The trick is to tell when she’s in a carnivore mood or in an herbivore mood Carnivores have sharp teeth for biting You shouldn’t get too close But herbivores never attack“ It’s now the beginning of summer vacation

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    review The Hidden Summer Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download EBOOK The Hidden Summer Have you ever wanted to run away from everything? This book is a realistic fiction and adventure I thought this book was good because it kinda shows you that reality sometimes isn't as you want it to be and it shows you that you can live your life how you want to live it The Hidden Summer is about a girl named Nell who has some troubles with her mom at home Nell wanted to run away with her best friend Lydia for the summer because

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    EBOOK The Hidden Summer Gin Phillips is yet another adult author crossing over into juvie land but the difference this time is that she does it successfully I have not read her adult novels but The Hidden Summer written for ages 9 12 is a compelling story of two best friends who decide to take matters into their own hands when their parents' dispute resu

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    Free read × PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ñ Gin Phillips EBOOK The Hidden Summer 35 starsI'm really glad I read this The main characters are not yet 13 yet are very wise and driven to embrace independence Nell and Lydia both suffer from issues with their moms Nell feels like her mom never wants her and is constant

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    review The Hidden Summer EBOOK The Hidden Summer Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download The style in this book is lovely and vivid evoking summer memories and youth Nell is wise for her age very calm and yearning for something than the heavy nervous atmosphere of home where her immature volatile mother makes Nell feel like she's constantly walking on eggshells But she's been forbidden from visiting her best friend a

  6. says: Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download Free read × PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ñ Gin Phillips review The Hidden Summer

    review The Hidden Summer Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download Free read × PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ñ Gin Phillips Nell and Lydia both have fairly dysfunctional mothers who fight over something silly and forbid the girls from hanging out together In order to hang out together they come up with an elaborate ruse they send lette

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    EBOOK The Hidden Summer Nell and Lydia have big plans for the summer spending all their time together like best friends doshould All of this changes when Lydia's mom forbids the girls to see each other because of something Nell's mom did to her The girls plot and plan ways to still see each other and end up climbing the fence of a near

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    Free read × PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ñ Gin Phillips Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download EBOOK The Hidden Summer Imagine spending the summer on an abandoned miniature golf course that has the most imaginative obstacles such as a rocket complete with electricity and a dinosaur with a secret compartment That's exactly what Nell and Lydia do after

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    Free read × PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ñ Gin Phillips Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download review The Hidden Summer I loved this book there is a reason its in the Young Hoosier Book award Nominees

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    EBOOK The Hidden Summer The Hidden Summer by Gin Phillips is an inspiring realistic fiction novel about a girl named Nell and her best friend Lydia Both of them just got out of school and they are over excited for the summer Except Lydia just told her the

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  • Hardcover
  • 208
  • The Hidden Summer
  • Gin Phillips
  • English
  • 07 October 2018
  • 9780803738362

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The Hidden Summer Free read ´ 0 Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download review The Hidden Summer Ed to find a place of their own Nell and Lydia spend the summer hiding out in an abandoned golf course where Nell and Lydia find mysterious symbols scattered throughout the grounds As they reveal the secret of the symbols Nell discovers she isn't the only one seeking haven and begins to uncover what’s reall. Nell and Lydia both have fairly dysfunctional mothers who fight over something silly and forbid the girls from hanging out together In order to hang out together they come up with an elaborate ruse they send letters to their homes stating that they have been accepted into summer camps and then go off every day and spend their time at an abandoned miniature golf course there s a great picture here creating little living uarters inside the dinosaur This goes fairly well and they discover a homeless family living there as well The girls arrange to spend a number of nights at the golf course as well there is the reuisite almost tragedy and the girls come to conclusions about their own lives that lead them to try to improve their situationsStrengths Living at a miniature golf course is a brilliant setting and it s done realistically Their problems are real and important but not overwhelmingWeaknesses Slow moving which may be a function of this author s background in adult literature and the sort of book that teachers like WAY than students do This is backed up by it s inclusion on the Junior Library Guild list and in this description from Goodreadscom Hidden Summer is a uietly beautiful coming of age story about self discovery family and friendship An elegantly written children s book debut from an award winning author in the vein of A Tree Grows in Brooklyn and for fans of Moon Over Manifest Yeah had a lot of twelve year olds ask for A Tree Grows in Brooklyn which I absolutely adore lately A perfectly lovely book but I think it will be a hard sell in middle school

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The Hidden Summer Free read ´ 0 Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download review The Hidden Summer After a falling out between their mothers 13 year old best friends Nell and Lydia are forbidden from seeing each other for the whole summer Nell struggles with the thought of not only losing her best friend but also losing the only person in whom Nell finds refuge from the difficulties she faces at home Determin. Gin Phillips is yet another adult author crossing over into juvie land but the difference this time is that she does it successfully I have not read her adult novels but The Hidden Summer written for ages 9 12 is a compelling story of two best friends who decide to take matters into their own hands when their parents dispute results in a decree that they are not to see each other any Summer seems like it ll be misery without each other so Nell and Lydia hatch a plan to be able to get away from home during the day so they can hang out together Everything starts out great but when it s time to go home Nell doesn t want to Phillips does an excellent job of showing that not every child has an ideal family life and that it s totally normal to want to run away sometimes She also makes it clear why running away is not a good solution My only uibble with the book is that the epilogue is a little short and while it s great that Nell took steps to talk to Lydia s mother the most important talk the one with her own mother is missing maybe that would have wrapped things up too neatly and made it seem less realistic but it would have been a good example to show to those kids who may be in Nell s situation themselves

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The Hidden Summer Free read ´ 0 Gin Phillips ñ 0 Free download review The Hidden Summer Y been hidden all along finally allowing herself to be truly seen Hidden Summer is a uietly beautiful coming of age story about self discovery family and friendship An elegantly written children’s book debut from an award winning author in the vein of A Tree Grows in Brooklyn and for fans of Moon Over Manifes. Nell and Lydia have big plans for the summer spending all their time together like best friends doshould All of this changes when Lydia s mom forbids the girls to see each other because of something Nell s mom did to her The girls plot and plan ways to still see each other and end up climbing the fence of a nearby abandoned golf course and setting up bedrooms in a couple of the mini golf structures where they spend their summer days When they discover a homeless family also living there their priorities start to shift and their friendship starts to hit rocky ground Lydia struggles with wanting to live at Lodema full time because of her mostly absent mom and Nell is ready to go home full timeA sweet story about friendship and the growing pains it can go through While I shelved this as middle school I would certainly move it to the lower end of that range maybe even 5th grade