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    P.S. Longer Letter Later

    P.S. Longer Letter Later

    by Paula Danziger Ann M. Martin

    In this spirited coming-of-age story, best friends Elizabeth and Tara Starr now live in different towns, but they continue their friendship through letters. Danziger writes in Tara’s voice, and Martin in Elizabeth’s, in this complex and emotionally rich novel about two friends coping with overwhelming change. "A striking insightful epistolary novel. The authors’ distinctive voices give the collaboration a rare spontaneity and realism."—Publishers Weekly

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    Main Street # 2: Needle and Thread

    Main Street # 2: Needle and Thread

    by Ann M. Martin

    It's autumn in Camden Falls, and Flora and Ruby are just starting to settle into the town. Flora is worried about spending the first Thanksgiving without their parents. Ruby is worried about getting a part in her school musical. And their new friends, Olivia and Nikki, are facing problems of their own. But the friendship that ties them together will also give them the strength to work things out -- one stitch at a time.

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Comedy and Humor, Drama

Letter Writing, Changes and New Experiences, Divorce, Remarriage, Blended Families, Friends and Friendship, Understanding Self and Others

About This Book

Elizabeth and Tara*Starr are totally different. Tara* Starr wears glitter and sequins, loves to be the center of attention, and is the only child of young parents who are taking a long time to grow up. Elizabeth is shy and quiet, hates being the center of attention, and lives in a house in which possessions are more important than feelings. So of course they're best friends.

Now that Tara*Starr has moved away, the girls continue their friendship through letters. Than life changes for both of them. While Tara*Starr's family settles down, Elizabeth's falls apart. Their letters chronicle these events, and the realization that they can depend on each other and on themselves.

Paula Danziger and Ann M. Martin combine their peerless talents to tell this rich and complex story.

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