What is the setting of Are You There, God? It's Me, Magaret?       

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The story takes place in two settings, New York City and Farbrook, a suburb. In her sixth grade year, Margaret's family moves to Farbrook, and she must adjust to a new town, new school, and new schoolmates. The time period could be the 1960s, according to some of the things that happen in the story.