|Book Title:||City of the Sun|
|Started:||February 8, 2009|
|Finished:||February 14, 2009|
|Time to Read:||7 Days|
|Back Cover / Inside Flap:||"Jamie Gabriel gets on his bike before dawn to deliver newspapers in his suburban Indianapolis neighborhood. He is twelve years old. Somewhere en route, as the October sky lightens, he vanishes without a trace.|
|Review:||Haunting is an apt word to describe this book. While reading it, I've faced conflicting desires - the first, to read it cover to cover to get to the conclusion, no matter how hard it may be to accept; the second, to put it down and walk away. This story is evocative, plain and simple, and whether or not you have kids, this book stirs up a base fear against all in this world who seek to bring harm to children, or to exploit children for their own purposes.|
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