The Search for Baby Ruby by Susan ShreveThe Search for Baby Ruby by Susan Shreve

The Search for Baby Ruby

bySusan Shreve

Hardcover | May 26, 2015

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The search for a missing baby drives this heart-pounding page turner from Edgar Award winner Susan Shreve.

It was just a few minutes. Stuck in a hotel room babysitting while the rest of her family celebrated downstairs in the hotel, Jess thought she'd try on her sister's wedding dress in the large bathroom while the baby slept.

But when Jess opens the door again the baby is gone. Fighting guilt and terror, Jess and her kleptomaniac sister Teddy evade the swirl of police and hotel staff in their own desperate effort to get Baby Ruby back before it's too late.

SUSAN SHREVE is the author of twelve novels, more than twenty books for children, and the co-editor of three anthologies. She teaches at George Mason University, where she is a founder of the MFA Creative Writing program. Along with her books, Shreve also wrote short essay documentaries for the Jim Lehrer News Hour, and had one of her ...
Title:The Search for Baby RubyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 8.57 × 5.78 × 0.88 inPublished:May 26, 2015Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:054541783X

ISBN - 13:9780545417839


Editorial Reviews

Praise for Blister:

An ALA Notable Book

* " With a tightly woven plot and entirely convincing characters, Shreve again proves herself an inspired and inspiring storyteller." -Publishers Weekly, starred review

"This perceptively written novel with memorable characters gets right to the bone." -Booklist