A List Of Cages

byRobin Roe

Hardcover | January 10, 2017

A List Of Cages by Robin Roe
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When Adam Blake lands the best elective ever in his senior year, serving as an aide to the school psychologist, he thinks he's got it made. Sure, it means a lot of sitting around, which isn't easy for a guy with ADHD, but he can't complain, since he gets to spend the period texting all his friends. Then the doctor asks him to track down the troubled freshman who keeps dodging her, and Adam discovers that the boy is Julian--the foster brother he hasn't seen in five years. Adam is ecstatic to be reunited. At first, Julian seems like the boy he once knew. He's still kind hearted. He still writes stories and loves picture books meant for little kids. But as they spend more time together, Adam realizes that Julian is keeping secrets, like where he hides during the middle of the day, and what's really going on inside his house. Adam is determined to help him, but his involvement could cost both boys their lives. First-time novelist Robin Roe relied on life experience when writing this exquisite, gripping story featuring two lionhearted characters.Praise forA List of Cages:"A remarkably gripping and moving tale of a life saved-in more than one way-by the power of friendship." -Emma Donoghue, best-selling author orRoom"As inspiring as it is heartbreaking,A List of Cagesis a hero story you will never forget." -Tamara Ireland Stone, best-selling author ofEvery Last Word"A poignant, hopeful story about loss, grief, abuse, and the transformative power of friendship." -Amber Smith,New York Timesbest-selling author ofThe Way I Used to Be* "A triumphant story about the power of friendship and of truly being seen." -Kirkus Reviewsstarred review * "A page-turner with a lot of compassion." -Bookliststarred review
Robin Roehas a bachelor's degree from Cornell University and a master's from Harvard. She counseled adolescents in Boston before she moved to Dallas, Texas to run a mentoring program for at-risk teens. This is her first novel. Follow Robin on Twitter @robinroewriter.
Title:A List Of CagesFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:320 pages, 8.5 X 6 X 1 inShipping dimensions:320 pages, 8.5 X 6 X 1 inPublished:January 10, 2017Publisher:Disney-HyperionLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1484763807

ISBN - 13:9781484763803

Appropriate for ages: 12

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