The Danger Box by Blue BalliettThe Danger Box by Blue Balliett

The Danger Box

byBlue Balliett

Paperback | June 1, 2012

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A new mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing Vermeer and The Calder Game

A boy in a small town who has a different way of seeing.
A curious girl who doesn't belong.
A mysterious notebook.
A missing father.
A fire.
A stranger.
A death.

These are some of the things you'll find within The Danger Box, the new mystery from bestselling author Blue Balliett.

Open with care.

Before becoming a full-time writer, Blue Balliett taught at Chicago's progressive University School for two years. Her first novel, Chasing Vermeer, won more than a dozen awards and sold in twenty-eight countries. Her second novel, The Wright 3, was also published to critical acclaim.
Title:The Danger BoxFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 7.56 × 5.25 × 0.77 inPublished:June 1, 2012Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0439852102

ISBN - 13:9780439852104


Editorial Reviews

Praise for The Danger Box

*"Balliett demonstrates how danger boxes are all around vehicles that expose us to risky ideas and dreams." - School Library Journal, starred review

"Spins a web of science and history into a spine-tingling yet uplifting tale. Kids are in for an adventure that leaves no reader untouched." - Chicago Sun-Times