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Doc ô One Hundred Spaghetti Strings ☆ 320 pages ✓ Horticulturetrader ✓ ❰Ebook❯ ➠ One Hundred Spaghetti Strings Author Jen Nails – When life hands Steffany Sandolini lemons she makespasta sauce This brave and heartwarming middle gradWhen life hands Steffany Sandolini lemons she makespasta sauce This brave and heartwarming middle grade novel will leave your belly rumbling and your heart fullSince Steffy was little she and her older sister Nina have lived with their Auntie Gina But when their dad comes Steffy and her older sister Nina live with their Auntie Gina Her dad isn't around and her mom has had a traumatic brain injury and she's in a nice assisted living type place She's focusing on her cooking which she's incredibly good at and school when suddenly her life is turned upside down her dad is back and he's going to live with them I loved this sweet middlegrade And I love Steffy Adult readers will pick up on things younger readers may not or may just register faster but nothing in this novel is gratuitous or inappropriate My example is that Steffy's dad keeps a ton of beer in the fridge and drinks a lot of it Then the beer disappears and he starts to spend a lot of time in their church's basement Adult readers may not only clue in to drinking problem almost immediately but will also think AA meetingWarning food descriptions will make you hungry Recommended

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Home to live with them everything changesWhen Steffy feels like there are pieces of her all over the place she does what she does best she cooks her way through the hardest year of her life But sometimes her life feels like a kitchen sink meal with too many ingredients tha The popularity of young foodies is on the rise and this has most certainly played out in recent years with an uptick of books about child chefs One Hundred Spaghetti Strings is yet another one to add to this ever growing list and it is worth not overlookingEleven year old Steffy walks us through the story of how her love for cooking helps her through a tough transitional period in her life Her alcoholic father fled the scene many years earlier following an accident which left her mother brain damaged Now that her father has returned she and her older sister Nina move in with her father leaving the comfortable camaraderie of Aunt Gina's home Determined to win her father's appeal Steffy takes to the kitchen whipping up dinners as bait At the same time an announcement about a cooking competition for children has caught her attention Spending increasing amounts of time perfecting her creations Steffy is sure winning the grand prize will be just the ticket to bring her family together In a moment of inspiration she decides to bring some of these concoctions to the rehabilitation center where her mother resides in an attempt to spark her memory and return to being the mother Steffy once knew What ensues is a heart warming novel about family ferocity and foodThis would make an ideal book club pick A collection of recipes Steffy tests throughout the book leave ample room for book club snack ideas

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One Hundred Spaghetti StringsT don’t uite work together Can the recipes put her and her family back together again?Start with 1 cup of authentic voice add a tablespoon of coming of age and 2 teaspoons of delicious culinary concoctions mix together and serve up to fans of Rebecca Stead and Sarah Week I received this book through Goodreads' giveaways It's not too often I tear through a book as fast as I did with this one I instantly felt for Steffy and her sister Nina This author is amazing at grabbing your emotions and ever better at holding on to them The story moved at a good pace and the author's writing style flows almost effortlessly I loved the creative idea of chapters named after recipes and that they are included at the end of the book My only problem with is book is that it's currently midnight and I have an awful hankering for banana bread