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You Look Different in Real Life by Jennifer Castle

The premise of the documentary is to film five kids every five years starting when they are six years old.  Two movies have been made so far and when it is time to film them again at age sixteen, the narrator of the book, Justine, is not sure she wants to be a part of the films any more.

Read Justine’s account of these five teenagers who learn about each other on and off camera and who discover that they have a bond that goes deeper than what’s on film.

If you like the book, check out the a real documentary that has a similar premise to this fiction novel – The Up Series!