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Here's what reviewers are saying about Hippie Hotel:
novel works beautifully on two levels. Narrated in Tracy's wry,
edgy voice, it pokes a lot of fun at adults and their self-help
pretensions. At the same time, it portrays an anxious kid slowly
figuring out how to get past her quick-draw preconceptions about
people. Romance, happily, is one reward.
chooses a small canvas and fills it with panache…Graham charts
her story with wit and sympathy, and it will be a rare reader who
doesn't leave this book wishing for a stay at a real-life "Hippie
will immediately recognize themselves in Graham's spot-on dialogue
and her subtle portrayal of family dynamics. A tender, funny debut.
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