Question #25022

A book about children overtaking a city?

Hello! I m looking for a book in which the adults, for some reason, disappeared from a city, leaving the kids to basically run it by themselves... unfortunately I don t remember much detail, as I read the book over 10 years ago, when I was a child. It was definitely written before 2005, and translated into Russian,...

  • Anonymous

Perhaps I don't understand off roading.

  • Anonymous

You are overthinking. If the car drives fine, car is ok.

  • Lib.rare.ian

An older book with this theme, and often found in school libraries, is The Girl Who Owned a City, by O. T. Nelson.

  • JazSinc

Gone

  • OwlTrading

or

  • Anonymous

Children of the corn

  • ?

I remember such a book. Most of the adults died from some sort of plague. The one line I remember is some bully (who was the "king" in the local fiefdom saying "I am Scott Donald Menzies!" and someone said "More like Scottt Donald Duck..."