See how they run [electronic resource] / Ally Carter.
- ISBN: 9780545654883 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
Digging up lost secrets is always dangerous. For the past three years, Grace Blakely has been desperate to find out the truth about her mother's murder. She thought it would bring her peace. She thought it would lead her to answers. She thought she could put the past to rest. But the truth has only made her a target. And the past? The only way to put the past to rest is for Grace to kill it once and for all. On Embassy Row, power can make you a victor or a victim; love can turn you into a fool or a fugitive; and family can lead you forward or bury you deep. Trust is a luxury. Death is a very real threat. And a girl like Grace must be very careful about which secrets she brings to light.
|Target Audience Note:||
Text Difficulty 3
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
4.3 ATOS Level
Electronic reproduction. New York : Scholastic Press, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5238 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
- Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2016 January #1
The second title in the Embassy Row series picks up right where the first book left off. Grace Blakeley, granddaughter to the U.S. ambassador, has just learned the truth about her mother's death, but this truth has not set her freeâit's only raised more questions. When her brother Jamie's friend Spence kisses her on a remote island off Adria, it sets off a chain of events Grace could never have anticipated. Spence's body washes up ashore, and Grace's friend Alexei is the suspected killer. Relentless pacing and intrigue keep this one moving along at a swift pace as Grace and her friends work to protect Alexei while entertaining the possibility of his involvement. Secret societies and a more developed sense of Adrian history add complexity to an already engaging story. Carter handles the darker materialâand hints of romanceâwith a light touch. Twists and turns in the novel's last pages will make Carter's fans ravenous for the third title. An exhilarating follow-up. Copyright 2014 Booklist Reviews.
Ally Carter is the New York Times bestselling author of the Gallagher Girls, Heist Society, and Embassy Row series. Not If I Save You First is her first standalone novel. Her books have been published all over the world, in over 20 languages. She grew up on a farm in Oklahoma and has never caused an international incident (to her knowledge). You can visit her online at allycarter.com.
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