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

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What is the historical context of the book The Face on the Milk Carton?

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I would not say the historical context is anything significant in The Face on the Milk Carton.  The book was published in 1990 and the time frame for the setting is simply supposed to be modern times.

I think some of the issues raised in the story that were (and are) particularly relevant to modern times however are probably more important when...

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