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Beneath

By Roland Smith   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545564878 Paperback
272 Pages | 5.28" x 7.57" | Ages 10 to 14

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545564861 Hardcover
272 Pages | 5.82" x 8.57" | Ages 10 to 14

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545564885 Ebook
272 Pages | Ages 10 to 14

A fast-paced, thrilling novel about the depths that two brothers will go to save the other!

Pat O'Toole has always idolized his older brother, Coop. Coop is... different. He doesn't talk on the phone, doesn't use email, and doesn't have friends. He's never really cared for anything but the thrill of being underground, and for Pat of course. So it's no surprise to anyone that after a huge fight with their parents, Coop runs away. One year later, Pat receives a package containing a Paperback / softbackital voice recorder and a cryptic message from his brother. He follows the clues to New York City, and soon discovers that Coop has joined the Community, a society living beneath the streets. Now it's up to Pat to find his brother - and bring him home.

Raves & reviews:

Praise

"A tightly plotted mystery that incorporates themes of nonconformity and social rebellion... Humor, a perilous setting, [and] intense relationships... give the story edge." -Publishers Weekly

"Avid lovers of adventure fiction will enjoy this quick read." -School Library Journal