"Vega Jane has never left the village of Wormwood. But this isn't unusual-- nobody has ever left the village of Wormwood. At least not until Quentin Herms vanishes into the unknown. Vega knows Quentin didn't just leave, he was chased. And he's left behind a very dangerous trail of clues that only she can decode"--Container.
Disappeared persons -- Juvenile fiction.
Forests and forestry -- Juvenile fiction.
Ruben, Paul (Paul Alan)