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Young Adult Books You Want to Read


September 2011

Ben and Rose secretly wish their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he has never known. Rose dreams of a mysterious actress whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. When Ben discovers a puzzling clue in his mother's room and Rose reads an enticing headline in the newspaper, both children set out alone on desperate quests to find what they are missing.

by Brian Selznick

  • Publication Date: September 13, 2011
  • Genres: Fiction
  • Hardcover: 608 pages
  • Publisher: Scholastic Press
  • ISBN-10: 0545027896
  • ISBN-13: 9780545027892