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chapter twentysix: macaroons

Lilly recounted her adventure to Adria and their moms, making sure to leave out the part about how she escaped from Emmy’s bedroom window. Lilly ended the story of her time in China by telling how Sarah went into labor … Continue reading

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chapter nineteen: texting secretly

“You are the spitting image of him,” Mr. Warwick declared, stepping back to get a good look at Lilly and Mr. Hill side by side.

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chapter ten: missing

Eia, Echo, and Emmy seemed pleased to accept the invitation to accompany the Hills to church. However, they lost a few minutes waiting for Evan to return from his job. He, too, agreed to attend church and expressed his enthusiasm … Continue reading

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chapter nine: daddy-daughter gymnastics

Sarah calmed down a bit after her outburst, then she went on to explain how she had come to contact Mr. Hill. “Some time after that incident, I was reminded of our meeting and spoke with Manchu about it. Sure … Continue reading

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chapter five: beijing

The Adventures of Lilly Book Two – A China Escape “Lilly! Lilly! Wake up!” Mr. Hill called shaking her gently.

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chapter four: guess one, please

The Adventures of Lilly Book Two – A China Escape With these words ringing in her ears, Lilly walked to her bedroom and pulled out her pink, tan and black suitcase from beneath her bed. It was a little beat … Continue reading

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chapter three: go forth and pack early

The Adventures of Lilly Book Two – A China Escape Later that evening, Lilly brought two cups of spicy chai tea down to her father’s home office nestled between the dining room and the master bedroom. She tapped on the … Continue reading

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