The candles dripped onto the icing as Robin deliberated. What could she possibly wish? She wanted to wake up the next day and learn all her problems were gone. But since her problems weren’t going to disappear, she didn’t want to be Robin anymore.
“I wish I was somebody else,” Robin wished. And in that moment, she meant it. She blew out the candles.
After the worst eleventh birthday ever, Robin wakes up the next morning in the body of Fiona, an eleven-year-old girl from London with an amazing life. Fiona is gorgeous, with glamorous parents, and she’s the star of a major theatrical production. Why would Fiona have wished herself out of her own body? Slowly, Robin discovers a whole network of girls like her—girls who have gotten their wish and are living somebody else’s life. But what happens when Robin finally decides she wants to go home? Does anybody in the Wishers network know how to make this happen?
In this exciting first novel, Kathleen Churchyard asks: What if you wished for someone else’s life—and it came true?
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Kathleen Churchyard has lived in many glamorous places, including London, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C., but she is very happy to call North Carolina her home right now. She lives there with her husband, Paul, and her daughters, Emma and Rowan. She wrote screenplays for Hollywood studios for almost twenty years, and Bye for Now is her first novel.
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Book Description EgmontUSA, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111606841904
Book Description EgmontUSA, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1606841904