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Down With the Shine by Kate Karyus Quinn
Publication Date: 26 April 2016
Pre-Order: Amazon | The Book Depository | Dymocks Australia
There's a reason they
say "be careful what you wish for." Just ask the girl who wished to be
thinner and ended up smaller than Thumbelina, or the boy who asked for
"balls of steel" and got them-literally. And never wish for your party
to go on forever. Not unless you want your guests to be struck down by
debilitating pain if they try to leave.
These are things
Lennie only learns when it's too late-after she brings some of her
uncles' moonshine to a party and toasts to dozens of wishes, including a
big wish of her own: to bring back her best friend, Dylan, who was
abducted and murdered six months ago.
Lennie didn't mean to cause
so much chaos. She always thought her uncles' moonshine toast was just a
tradition. And when they talked about carrying on their "important
family legacy," she thought they meant good old-fashioned bootlegging.
it turns out, they meant granting wishes. And Lennie has just granted
more in one night than her uncles would grant in a year.
Now she has to find a way to undo the damage. But once granted, a wish can't be unmade... (summary from Goodreads)
I am so in love with the summary of this book! So unique! And I adore the cover too. Definitely cannot wait to read this.
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