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This Strange and Familiar Place

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This Strange and Familiar Place

By Rachel Carter

Harper Teen, Hardcover, 9780062081087, 264pp.

Publication Date: July 2, 2013

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Rachel Carter's breathtaking time-travel romance, This Strange and Familiar Place, is a great pick for fans of Kerstin Gier's Ruby Red trilogy.In the second book of the So Close to You YA trilogy, Lydia Bentley has discovered that the conspiracy theories about the Montauk Project, the ones her grandfather had told her about all her life, were true all along.The little town on Long Island really is the Area 51 of the east. Lydia's hometown has been the site of government time-travel experiments since World War II. Among the recruits the Project has used as subjects in these experiments are two members of Lydia's own family, and Wes, the boy she loves.What is Lydia willing to sacrifice to save them?



Praise For This Strange and Familiar Place

Praise for So Close to You:“Readers will be hooked by the colorful details of life in 1944, the palpable feelings between Wes and Lydia, and a cliffhanger twist that sets up the next book in this planned trilogy.”
-Publishers Weekly

“Back to the Future meets The X-Files.”
-ALA Booklist

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