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By Lauren Barnholdt

Seventeen-year-old highschool senior Shannon Card wishes cash. and many it. She's been admitted to Wellesley, yet her dad simply misplaced his task, and by some means she has to come back up with a 12 months of university herself. yet Shannon's dream of creating significant dollars waitressing on the neighborhood on line casino, the Collosio, disappears swifter than a gambler's fortunate streak. Her boss is a tyrant, her coworker is nuts, and her possibilities of balancing a tray jam-packed with beverages whereas donning high-heeled sneakers are narrow to none. Worse, time is operating out, and Shannon hasn't made even part the cash she'd hoped.

When Shannon gets a mysterious invitation to affix Aces Up, a mystery community of hugely proficient collage poker gamers, before everything she thinks No manner. She has sufficient to fret approximately: retaining her activity, profitable the coveted math scholarship in school, and tutoring her mystery weigh down, Max. but if Shannon musters up the nerve to kiss Max and he doesn't react in any respect, the attract of Aces Up and its attractive eighteen-year-old chief, Cole, is abruptly too strong to ignore.

Soon Shannon's stuck up in an internet of lies and deceit that makes caring approximately institution funds or a highschool weigh down appear like child stuff. nonetheless, while the money's this solid, is the terror of having stuck cause adequate to fold?

This enjoyable, horny, recession-proof tale is a bubbly summer time learn with stunning depth--great for fanatics of Sarah Mlynowski.

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Love, Mom. y y 28 y y Good luck at the doctor’s today with your thing. Sorry I can’t come with you, Mom . . y y 29 y y I have another appointment next week, honey. Do you want to come with me? 4:30pm Monday—if you could get home from school by 4 we could go over together. See if you can make it. Love, Mom. y y 30 y y Babysitting tonight, Mom. Gotta run!!! I can’t find my key. Will you be home to let me in? Call me and let me know. y y 31 y y Are you seeing your father this weekend? Or do you want to do something together?

He sounded down about something. Any ideas? I got you a jar of moisturizer. Hope it’s the one you like. I think it is, but the store is full of different ones and I couldn’t remember. I thought yours was in a white jar, but this one has the right name on a yellow jar. Have they changed it? You need to leave me money next time you want something. Unless you want to increase my allowance . . Hope you’re OK. You said you wanted to talk to me. Maybe I’ll get back from Emma’s in time for dinner on Sunday night.

I can’t believe I yelled at you when you have all this going on. I’m really sorry. Love and hugs, Claire y y 50 y y It might surprise you Claire to know that I remember being fifteen. I’m not so unsympathetic. Your note was nice to read, though. Would you like to come with me today—if you get back in time? My appointment is at 4:30pm. I’ll be leaving at 4pm sharp. If you can’t come today, why don’t you come on Friday for the lumpectomy? And after that, everything can go back to normal. Good job with Peter’s cage.

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