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Nixon, Joan Lowery
New York : Dell, 1991
IL YA RL 5.4
ISBN 044021212X
Cary is 16 and just an average girl with a boyfriend and lots of other friends. The only thing different about Cary is that her father just announced that he is a candidate to be the next governor. She visits a friend to get away from all the visitors at her own home, but hereís what happens when she leaves her friends house to return back home: (Read some of page 11). Thatís the end of chapter 1. (If the students want to hear more, read some of page 13.)
(Odile Heisel., Library Media Specialist, Plains Elementary School , 225 American Legion Rd., Timberville, VA 22853) 
SUBJECTS:     Politics, Practical -- Fiction
                        Mystery and detective stories


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