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Average Reviewer Rating: 2.7 out of 4
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Summer in the City

  by Kevin Phelps

Language: English

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Official Review by Brenda Creech ~ Rated 3 out of 4 ~ View the review

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Previous Book of the Day!

Summer in the City was book of the day on 2020-09-05!

Original Quick Blurb for Summer in the City

A coming-of-age story set during the steamy summer of 1966 in Chicago where a young boy's life is tragically influenced by a notorious bank heist and the Holocaust.

Blurb added on July 17, 2020, at 4:37 pm by Writer_52.


Summer in the City was self-published.

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Summer in the City was added to by Brenda Creech on May 21, 2020, at 5:50 pm.

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