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The birthday room

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"Two of the things Benjamin Hunter received for his twelfth birthday took him completely by surprise: A room and a letter. The room was from his parents. The letter was from his uncle."

Ben was just two years old when he and his uncle, Ian, were last together, so Ben didn't remember him. And no one in Ben's family ever talked about the man. Thenthe letter arrived, changing Ben's life, and changing his family in unexpected ways. And there was the birthday room...

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ISBN:
9780688167332
9780062284600
032924910
9780439226417
9780329249106
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
750L
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Full title birthday room
Author henkes kevin
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Last Update 2018-05-25 23:21:42PM
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