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Deadly

by Sarah N. Harvey

tagged: mysteries & detective stories, contemporary, values & virtues
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publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Description

Amy and Eric are the perfect couple. Popular, good-looking, happy. But after they are seen quarreling at a party, Amy disappears and Eric is the number-one suspect. Amy wakes up alone in a windowless, all-white room. She has no idea how she got there, or who put her there. All she knows is that she has to get out. Eric wakes up to news of Amy's disappearance—and a visit from the police. All he knows is that he didn't do it, and that he has to find Amy.
As Amy tries to figure out a way to escape, she must also follow the instructions in a bizarre letter from her kidnapper. And as Eric tries to figure out where Amy is and who took her, he discovers that the past has a way of coming back and biting you in the butt.
Told in alternating voices—first Amy's, then Eric's— Deadly is a fast-paced story about love, hate, courage, tenacity, forgiveness—and the many uses of a toilet rod.

About the Author

Sarah N. Harvey is the author of over a dozen acclaimed books for teens and children. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia, where she is a freelance editor and proud grandmother of three amazing grandchildren.

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Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
12 to 100
Grade:
8 to 12
Awards
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Editorial Reviews

"Deadly starts fast and intense and keeps you on the edge of your seat...The characterization is wonderful; you feel connected to both Amy and Eric from the first line...and never lose faith or hope in either...Highly recommend[ed]."

— Resource Links

"A true chiller."

— Tacoma Public School District

"A suspenseful and fast-paced addition to Orca's hi-lo Soundings series...Amy is a resourceful, brave, interesting, and convincing character...Deadly is a captivating story that readers of both sexes will thoroughly enjoy. Highly Recommended."

— CM Magazine