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Summer of a Thousand Pies

Published by Balzer + Bray
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Apr 16, 2019
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A heartfelt contemporary middle grade novel about a girl who must try to save her aunt’s failing pie shop, perfect for fans of The Thing About Jellyfish, Fish in a Tree—and The Great British Baking Show. When Cady Bennett is sent to live with the aunt she didn’t even know she had in the quaint mountain town of Julian, she isn’t sure what to expect. Cady isn’t used to stability, after growing up homeless in San Diego with her dad. Now she’s staying in her mother’s old room, exploring the countryside filled with apple orchards and pie shops, making friends, and working in Aunt Shell’s own pie shop—and soon, Cady starts to feel like she belongs. Then she finds out that Aunt Shell’s shop is failing. Saving the business and protecting the first place she’s ever really felt safe will take everything she’s learned and the help of all her new friends. But are there some things even the perfect pie just can’t fix? Summer of a Thousand Pies is a sweet and satisfying treat of a novel full of friendship, family, and, of course, pie.

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Margaret Dilloway

<p><strong>Margaret Dilloway</strong> is the author of <em>Summer of a Thousand Pies </em>and six other books for children and adults. She lives with her family in San Diego, where she performs long-form improv on three teams and writes and produces sketch shows. Margaret can be found online at www.margaretdilloway.com.</p>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780062803467
Publication Date:
April 16, 2019
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2018014219
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0062803468
Lexile® Level:
590L
ATOS® Book Level:
4.0
Accelerated Reader® Points:
10.0
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
504637
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
MG

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