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SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD ANNE ALWAYS thought her mother was kind of quirky. In fact, her mom’s taste in 70s-esque furniture and mysterious frequent business trips were just the tip of the quirky iceberg. When her

mom doesn’t come home on time from one of her long jaunts, Anne isn’t too surprised. But when a day late turns into a few days late, Anne knows something is very wrong.

She tries the hotel number that her mother left her, but it has been disconnected. Then a strange man keeps leaving messages on their answering machine, looking for a woman who doesn’t even live there. However, when Anne discovers a lengthy letter from her mother explaining why she has disappeared, the fabric of Anne’s relatively normal life is torn to pieces. Despite her shock, Anne must pull herself together and protect herself—from people who want to find and hurt her mother, and the strange new boy who may change everything.

Synopsis:

When her mother disappears during a business trip, seventeen-year-old Anne discovers that her family harbors many dark secrets.

About the Author

Margot McDonnell spends her days reading, writing, traveling, quilting, and enjoying her family and friends. Torn to Pieces is her second novel. She lives in Phoenix, Arizona

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375891113
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Family - General
Author:
McDonnell, Margot
Author:
Margot McDonnell
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Love & Romance
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Missing persons
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Mothers and daughters
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20080909
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Grade Level:
7-12
Language:
English
Pages:
272
Age Level:
12-17

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