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A Book and a Chat with Kate Burak

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We have another one hour special with a meber of the Class of 2K12 the Debut YA authors of 2012.

Author of "Emily's Dress and Other Missing Things" Kate Burak drops by to chat to us.

About "Emily's Dress and Other Missing Things":

Claire has been through so much that she’s pared her life down to one goal–to get out of high school (finally)–until the night she wanders into Emily Dickinson’s house and finds everything suddenly changing.

Claire, new to Amherst and desperate to get out of high school, vows she’ll try to be invisible. She retreats deep into thee poetry of Emily Dickinson to help her understand her mother’s suicide and best friend’s disappearance, until one night, when she finds herself running through the woods in the poet’s dress. The next morning she starts a different life, one with totally new complications