Shock Point by April Henry

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Cassie discovers that her stepfather, Rick, a teen psychiatrist, has been illegally prescribing a new behavioral drug to his patients?and three teens have died. Before she can report him, Rick commits Cassie to Peaceful Cove, a boot camp for troubled teens in Mexico. Cassie knows she has to get out now, before more teens die. But no one has ever escaped from Peaceful Cove alive?and even if Cassie gets over the walls and survives the Mexican desert, will anyone believe her story?


About April Henry

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April Henry is the New York Times bestselling author of many acclaimed mysteries for adults and young adults, including the YA novels Girl, Stolen and The Night She Disappeared, and the thriller Face of Betrayal, co-authored with Lis Wiehl. She lives in Oregon.
Published October 2, 2008 by Speak. 204 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction, Computers & Technology, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science & Math, Children's Books. Fiction

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Almost 16, Cassie hates her new psychiatrist stepfather, Rick, in this over-the-top thriller.

May 20 2010 | Read Full Review of Shock Point

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Henry's (the Claire Montrose mystery series) first YA thriller is a suspenseful tale of betrayal. As the novel opens, 10th-grader Cassie is kidnapped in her own driveway as her mother and psychiatrist

Jan 30 2006 | Read Full Review of Shock Point

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