The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins is to release a kids picture book about her own struggles with an absent father.
Year of the Jungle is an autobiographical book about Collins' battles with loneliness and despair when her father was sent off to war in Vietnam.
The book, which is illustrated by James Proimos, will be published next September (13).
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