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Lost and Found

Written by Andrew Clements & illustrated by Mark Elliott
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Twelve-year-old identical twins Jay and Ray have long resented that everyone treats them as one person, and so they hatch a plot to take advantage of a clerical error at their new school and pretend they are just one.

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What Questions Should I Ask My Child

  • Discuss how the boys were dishonest. What do “honesty” and “individuality” mean and why they’re important for Ray, Jay and each of us?

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Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
5.0 / 7.0

The idea of having a twin and swapping places has always seemed intriguing, but Lost and Found does a great job demonstrating what such an experience might actually be like, along with teaching the valuable lessons of being honest and loving the family you have!

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Who Wrote Lost and Found

Andrew Clements

Andrew Clements (1949-2019) was the author of the enormously popular <i>Frindle</i>. More than 10 million copies of his books have been sold, and he was nominated for a multitude of state awards, including two Christopher Awards and an Edgar Award. His popular works include <i>About Average</i>, <i>Troublemaker</i>, <i>Extra Credit, Lost and Found, No Talking, Room One, Lunch Money</i>, and more. He was also the author of the Benjamin Pratt & the Keepers of the School series. Find out more at

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Who Illustrated Lost and Found

Mark Elliott

Mark Elliott has a BFA in illustration from the School of Visual Arts. He has illustrated a number of book covers, and his work has been exhibited at the Society of Illustrators and the Art Directors Guild. Mark lives on a sheep farm in the Hudson Valley region of New York.

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Andrew Clements's Book Dedication

For Douglas and Roselyn Paul, dear friends

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May 18, 2010
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The text for this book is set in Bembo.
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The illustrations for this book are rendered in pencil.
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