Florrie's favorite coffee shop, with its open mike night, dreamy candles, and cute waiters ... Going?
The mysterious little hut selling fresh lemon ice on the west side of town ... Going?
The boutique featuring clothes you don't find at the mall, allowing you to look like ... an interesting person ... Going?
Individuality. Originality. Quality.
Going, going, gone.
What's a girl to do?
Greenwillow Books, 9780688161859, 240pp.
Publication Date: March 29, 2005
About the Author
Naomi Shihab Nye is a poet and anthologist and the acclaimed author of Habibi: A Novel and Sitti's Secrets, a picture book, which was based on her own experiences visiting her beloved Sitti in Palestine. Her book 19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East was a finalist for the National Book Award. She has taught writing and worked in schools all over the world, including in Muscat, Oman. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.