By Todd Strasser
Nominated for 2012 Edgar Allen Poe Award by way of the secret Writers of America
"They regularly agreed to fulfill me. after all, I advised them i used to be bringing them funds. I stated it was once money and that i didn't wish to ship it in the course of the mail. they could have hesitated initially approximately assembly me, yet I by no means needed to paintings very demanding to persuade them. Why?. . . It was once the one means they can delay their pathetic desires of sometime changing into wealthy, recognized models."
Shelby's lifestyles in Soundview has continuously been cozy. Her dad presents a sumptuous way of life for his kinfolk via his images company. He makes a ton of cash taking headshots of lovely younger teenagers who're desirous to develop into types. Shelby
has constantly loved using round city in a pink activities vehicle, purchasing together with her ally at her facet. And her mother is laidback,so it is all good.
However, as stories of women disappearing from within sight cities begin to look at the information, Shelby's probably excellent existence starts off to crumble. the 3 lacking women have something in common--they have been all consumers of her dad's images company. Secrets
begin to floor because the research keeps. Shelby gets threatening e-mails, battles the nosy media, and attempts to maintain her family members jointly. Now that her dad is implicated within the disappearances, can Shelby work out how to transparent his identify? Or is dad now not as blameless as he seems?
PRAISE FOR BLOOD ON MY HANDS:"[A] infrequent teenager mystery with a precise secret, this is often as fast paced because it is heart-wrenching."
- Booklist"Author acceptance, teenager love of puzzle, and a stellar hide will...make this a well-circulating title." - School Library Journal
PRAISE FOR want YOU have been DEAD:"Hits all of the correct notes of a youngster thriller[...] his gripping plot will continue readers turning
pages past due into the evening" - School Library Journal"Carefully plotted; this suspenseful novel blends the normal with new tech information to
successful finish [...] will preserve readers guessing correct as much as the pleasurable conclusion." -