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How to build a house: a novel

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HARPER'S DAD IS getting a divorce from her beloved stepmother, Jane. Even worse, Harper has lost her stepsister, Tess; the divorce divides them. Harper decides to escape by joining a volunteer program to build a house for a family in Tennessee who lost their home in a tornado. Not that she knows a thing about construction. Soon she's living in a funky motel and working long days in blazing heat with a group of kids from all over the country. At the site, she works alongside Teddy, the son of the family for whom they are building the house. Their partnership turns into a summer romance, complete with power tools. Learning to trust and love Teddy isn't easy for Harper, but it's the first step toward finding her way back home. From the Hardcover edition.
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Full title how to build a house
Author reinhardt dana
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subject_facet Building -- Fiction, Building. -- Fiction, Divorce -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations. -- Fiction, Stepfamilies -- Fiction, Tennessee -- Fiction, Voluntarism -- Fiction, Voluntarism. -- Fiction
title_display How to build a house : a novel
title_full How to Build a House, How to build a house / Dana Reinhardt, How to build a house : a novel / by Dana Reinhardt
title_short How to build a house :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Building, Divorce, Interpersonal relations, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Stepfamilies, Voluntarism, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature