Song of Summer
Song of Summer

ISBN: 9781619637863
Year of publication: 2015
Keywords: Adoption Family Health & Daily Living Juvenile Fiction Juvenile Nonfiction Love & Romance Music Performing Arts Physical Impairments Social Issues Special Needs

Song of Summer

Laura Lee Anderson

Modern romance novels

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Song of Summer To Eric: You deserve much more than a book. And to Westfield, NY: This one’s for you. Seven Weeks of Summer Left Chapter 1 Robin “I just don’t see why you couldn’t make it work,” Violet rasps. She pours Jell-O with the precision of someone measuring liquid explosives. Her long plastic fingernails shine red, white, and blue, the commemorative paint chipping from last week’s holiday. I smile and sigh. “It wasn’t my call, Vi,” I say. “I was all for making it work. He was not.” I spin the stool around and clunk another roll of silverware into the bucket on the counter, the hi-hat clank deadened by paper napkins. The brunch rush is over—two couples linger over coffee. Both are Violet’s tables. “‘We’re in high school,’ remember? ‘We’re not married.’” I laugh at the end of my bad Trent impression but it still smarts a little. My brain replays the rest of...