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Fiction Ages 8-12
Pages: 200
Themes: LGBTQ+, alternative families, growing up, transgender
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
Pub Date: 01/04/2018
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Thirteen-year-old Neil MacLeod feels like a fish out of water: he's trying to adjust to life in a new city, and his mother still refuses to tell him the truth about the father he's never met.

When he uncovers a shocking secret and the truth about his unconventional family sinks in, Neil decides to run away, all the way to his grandfather's horse farm on the east coast. A sensitive and moving story about growing up, The Disappearing Boy teaches us that every family is different, and love is never as simple as it seems.

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