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Necklace of Kisses

(The sixth book in the Weetzie Bat series)
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Where were the kisses? Weetzie Bat wondered. And so begins a magical journey of discovery. As she turns forty and the relationship with her secret-agent lover-man Max falls apart, Weetzie packs up her lime green and bright orange bikini, orange suede sneakers, and Pucci tunic, jumps in her '65 mint green Thunderbird, and leaves.

Weetzie finds herself at the enchanted pink hotel in sparkling Los Angeles, where she once shied away from a kiss that may have led her to the love of her life. Now she returns, perhaps in search of her lost passion, and meets an otherworldy cast of characters, among them a blue-skinned receptionist, an invisible cleaning lady, a seductive fawn, and a sushi-eating mermaid who gives her a kiss that sets the wheel of self-discovery in motion.

Block invests every scene with equal shots of magic and realism, rendering her heroine and supporting players in vivid, poetic detail. In Necklace of Kisses the fans that have grown up with Weetzie Bat will be able to meet her in adulthood and find that life is still no less trying and no less full of wonder.

Genre: Young Adult Romance    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

August 2005 : USA Hardback

Title: Necklace of Kisses
Author(s): Francesca Lia Block
ISBN: 0-06-077751-6 / 978-0-06-077751-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper
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Paperback Editions

August 2006 : USA Paperback

Title: Necklace of Kisses: A Novel
Author(s): Francesca Lia Block
ISBN: 0-06-077752-4 / 978-0-06-077752-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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2005 : USA Paperback

Author(s): Francesca Lia [cover photo by Suza Scalora, author photo by Claudia Kunin Block
ISBN: 0-06-079733-9 / 978-0-06-079733-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers [2005], [New York]
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Kindle Editions

October 2009 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Necklace of Kisses: A Novel
Author(s): Francesca Lia Block
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
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