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1: When | You | Reach | Me | By Rebecca Stead
2: When You Reach Me | By sixth grade, Miranda and her best friend Sal, know how to navigate through their New York City neighborhood. They know where to go and whom to avoid. But things soon start to unravel. Sal gets punched by a new kid for what seems like no reason, and he shuts Miranda out of his life. The extra key to their apartment that their mom keeps hidden is stolen. She soon starts finding mysterious letters. She soon realizes that this person knows her and is trying to prevent her own tragic death. (Based in the 1970's) | This book is an amazing read. Not very difficult, but very good. It is for people all ages. It's very, very suspenseful and keeps you on the edge of your seat. Put this one on your "to read" list!
3: Miranda- Main character. Very smart. Usually happy. Sal- Miranda's best friend in the beginning of the book, but then leaves Miranda's side after being punched in the face by a new kid for no reason. Miranda's Mom- Miranda's mother who keeps a secret key hidden for emergencies. She holds community meetings in her apartment. | Rebecca Stead