This action-packed second book in international bestseller Harlan Cobenas Mickey Bolitar young adult series follows Mickey as he continues to hunt for clues about the Abeona Shelter and the mysterious death of his fatheraall while trying to navigate the challenges of a new high school. When tragedy strikes close to home, Mickey and his loyal new friendsasharp-witted Ema and the adorkably charming Spoonafind themselves at the center of a terrifying mystery involving the shooting of their classmate Rachel. Now, not only does Mickey need to keep himself and his friends safe from the Butcher of Lodz, but he needs to figure out who shot Rachelano matter what it takes. Mickey Bolitar is as quick-witted and clever as his uncle Myron, but with danger just seconds away, it is going to take all of his determination and help from his friends to protect the people he loves, even if he does not know whoaor whatahe is protecting them from. From Kirkus Reviews: aCoben deftly weavesabmultiple plot threads into a compelling whole. An involving thriller that moves like lightning.aaI also plugged your number into my phone contacts, a I said. aPut it on speed dial, a Mr. Waters warned me for the second time now. I hurried back down the block. The limeagreen ... owe me no explanation.a I texted Ema: Niles isna#39;t buying it.
|Title||:||Seconds Away (Book Two)|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2012-09-18|