Burning Up

 
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Burning Up
Age Range
12+
Release Date
February 09, 1999
ISBN
0440226872
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Fifteen-year-old Macey Clare has always loved her quiet, beautiful Connecticut hometown. It's the place where her grandparents live, the place where her mother grew up. Macey is looking forward to the summer to come. She's hoping for fun and romance with her neighbor's perfect grandson Austin. But when Macey wants to research the facts behind who set fire to a barn across the street from her grandparent's home, she is shocked no one wants to answer questions about the place that burned down 38 years ago. And when a tragedy strikes a new friend who lives in the inner city, something clicks in Macey. She must discover her own true colors and face whatever it is she is going to find. Can she stand alone and take responsibility for the present while uncovering the past?

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This book is about a girl named Macey who comes upon a story about a burnt down barn in her grandparents neightborhood. She starts to research it even though everyone wants her to leave the past in the past.
This book was great. Its not a mystery book, but in a way it kind of is. The whole book you are thinking about who did it and you are always changing your mind.
Austin was in my opinion very stupid not to stick around, but thats just me. Anyone who likes a little of mystery and a little bit of romance, this book is for you!
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