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EDITOR'S Note
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Goodnight Stranger
Miciah Gault and I grew up in the same town on Cape Cod. We swam at the same secret beaches, rode the same ferry through the fog to Martha’s Vineyard, saw movies at the same local theater. Our mothers were pals, and Miciah was one of the first writer
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The Unpassing
On the day before the Challenger is set to launch, ten-year-old Gavin, the narrator of Chia-Chia Lin’s stunning debut, The Unpassing, falls ill and drifts out of consciousness. When he wakes up, a week has passed, the Challenger has exploded, and his