Returning to shore

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Her mother's third marriage is only hours old when all hope for Clare's fifteenth summer fades. Before she knows it, Clare is whisked away to some ancient cottage on a tiny marsh island on Cape Cod to spend the summer with her father--a man she hasn't seen since she was three.

Clare's biological father barely talks, and when he does, he obsesses about endangered turtles. The first teenager Clare meets on the Cape confirms that her father is known as the town crazy person.

But there's something undeniably magical about the marsh and the island--a connection to Clare's past that runs deeper than memory. Even her father's beloved turtles hold unexpected surprises. As Clare's father begins to reveal more about himself and his own struggle, Clare's summer becomes less of an exile and more of a return.

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full_title returning to shore
author demas corinne
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display_description When her mother remarries again, high schooler Clare has no choice but to spend time with her biological father, Richard, at his home on Cape Cod, where she begins to understand him and learn that she may have been wrong about a lot of things.
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subject_facet Cape Cod (Mass.) -- Fiction, Diamondback terrapin -- Fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Remarriage -- Fiction, Turtles -- Fiction
title_display Returning to shore
title_full Returning to shore / Corinne Demas
title_short Returning to shore
topic_facet Diamondback terrapin, Fathers and daughters, Remarriage, Turtles