Edgewater by Courtney Sheinmel
  

Edgewater

Written by Courtney Sheinmel
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Synopsis

Edgewater by Courtney Sheinmel

Lorrie Hollander, a seventeen-year-old from a wealthy family, stands to lose everything because of the secrets and lies of the people around her. It's been twelve years since Lorrie's mother skipped town and left Lorrie in the care of her Aunt Gigi. Gigi lives in a dilapidated mansion called Edgewater on Long Island, the eyesore in a town of extraordinary wealth and privilege. The wealthiest and most privileged family of them all are the Copelands. Charlie Copeland is the son of a legendary senator and Charlie has taken an interest in Lorrie. But Lorrie's family has run out of money and her shame runs deep. What she doesn't know is that the Copelands have things they are hiding, too and that their secrets are inextricably tied. As secrets are revealed and relationships untangled, Lorrie confronts not only the truth about her family, but also everything she ever thought she knew about herself.

About the Author

Courtney Sheinmel is the author of My So-Called Family; Positively; Sincerely; All The Things You Are; and the Stella Batts series for young readers. Her books have received numerous awards, including the Sequoyah Award, a National Parenting Publication Awards honorable mention and have appeared on recommended lists, including the New York Public Library's Stuff for the Teenage, and the ABC Best Books for Children.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
336 pages

Author

Courtney Sheinmel
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Publisher

Harry N. Abrams, Inc. an imprint of Abrams

Publication date

8th September 2015

ISBN

9781419716416


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