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Turn the Tide by Elaine Dimopoulos – Book Review

 

Title: Turn the Tide
Author: Elaine Dimopoulos
Publisher: Clarion Books
Release Date: March 8, 2022

Mimi’s parents run a Greek restaurant, and when faced with financial difficulties, they must move the family from Massachusetts to Wilford Island, Florida. Mimi holds tight to her hope of playing piano in the Young Artists competition at Carnegie Hall, but everything else is different: new school, no friends, and a balmy climate. Yet, when Mimi views a presentation by Melati and Isabel Wijsen, her purpose on the island takes an unexpected turn. Inspired by the Wijsen sisters’