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    • ISBN:9780748131303
    • Publication date:03 Jan 2013
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Night School: Legacy

Number 2 in series

By C. J. Daugherty

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This tense gripping thriller is The Secret History for the YA set

In the last year, Allie's survived three arrests, two breakups and one family breakdown. The only bright point has been her new life at Cimmeria Academy. It's the one place she's felt she belongs. And the fact that it's brought the dreamy Carter West into her life hasn't hurt. . .

But far from being a safe haven, the cloistered walls of Cimmeria are proving more dangerous than Allie could've imagined. The students, and faculty, are under threat and Allie's family - from her mysterious grandma to her runaway brother - are at the centre of the storm.

Allie is going to have to choose between protecting her family and trusting her friends. But secrets have a way of ripping even the strongest relationships apart . . .

'Night School is dramatic and full of great characters, the perfect blend of suspense and romance.' Sophie McKenzie

Biographical Notes

C. J. Daugherty was 22 when she saw her first dead body. Although she left the world of crime reporting to edit travel books instead, she never lost her fascination with what it is that drives some people to do awful things. And about the kinds of people who try to stop them. Night School is the product of that fascination.

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  • ISBN: 9781907411229
  • Publication date: 03 Jan 2013
  • Page count: 400
  • Imprint: ATOM
Full of unexpected twists, Night School is mysterious, creepy, and sexy - a tense thriller with a great romance. I was hooked from the first page. — L. A. Weatherly, author of the bestselling ANGEL series
Night School is dramatic and full of great characters, the perfect blend of suspense and romance. — Sophie McKenzie
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