Just In Case

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Random House Children's Books, Mar 25, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 256 pages
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Justin Case is convinced fate has in for him.
And he's right.

After finding his younger brother teetering on the edge of his balcony, fifteen-year-old David Case realizes the fragility of life and senses impending doom. Without looking back, he changes his name to Justin and assumes a new identity, new clothing and new friends, and dares to fall in love with the seductive Agnes Day. With his imaginary dog Boy in tow, Justin struggles to fit into his new role and above all, to survive in a world where tragedy is around every corner. He's got to be prepared, just in case.
 

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Existential crisis, adolescence, and metaphor at its best. Loved it. Read full review

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Clever, funny, with a rich language, a really clear voice and some great characters. Read full review

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Meg Rosoff was born in Boston and worked in publishing and advertising before writing How I Live Now. She moved in 1989 from New York City to London, where she currently lives with her husband and daughter. The author lives in England.
Meg Rosoff was born in Boston and lives in London. She is the author of How I Live Now and Just In Case

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