The Face on the Milk Carton by Caroline B. Cooney, Caroline Bruce

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What is the climax and resolution of The Face on the Milk Carton?

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The plot of any story (typically) begins with the exposition, where the characters and situation or problem are introduced to the readers. In the rising action, a series of events bring the main characters closer to the climax. In the climax of a story, the problem of the story typically comes to a head. In an adventure, the climax can be the hero's most dangerous challenge. In a mystery, it can be a turning point in which the detective figures out who committed a crime and takes off to catch her. After the climax of the story, the falling action of the plot wraps everything up, answering questions and settling the story toward the resolution.

In the rising action of The Face on the Milk Carton , Janie has been gathering more and more evidence that she was kidnapped and is the girl pictured on the milk carton. But over and over again, she can't prove what she believes, or someone tries to talk her out of it. She begins to remember brief moments of her life before she came to be raised by...

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