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A Sky Painted Gold

A Sky Painted Gold is a dazzling historical fiction story about the one summer that changes everything for 17-year-old Lou.

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Seventeen-year-old Lou has always been drawn to the grand but empty house just across the causeway from her own home—so drawn, in fact, that when she discovered an open window in the house’s library, she went in and made herself comfortable. When the house’s owners, the Cardew siblings, return for the summer of 1929, they invite…

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