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“Amazingly dark, twisty, and engrossing.” —B.A. Paris
“A slick and chilling thriller that takes readers on a dark, sinuous journey through Belmont Academy—the kind of place where you never know who to trust or who to fear.”—Megan Miranda
Samantha Downing, a USA Today bestselling author, returns with a new suspense thriller set at a prestigious private school, complete with interfering parents, overeager students, and one teacher who just wants to teach them all a lesson...
Teddy Crutcher, a teacher at the prestigious Belmont Academy, has been named Teacher of the Year.
He claims his wife is ecstatic, despite the fact that no one has seen her in a long time.
Teddy isn't bothered by a few mysterious deaths on campus that are increasingly looking like murder, or by a student digging too deeply into Teddy's personal life. His primary goal is to help these children achieve their full academic potential.
All he wants is for his coworkers — and his overbearing parents — to stay out of his way. If they don't, they'll get exactly what they deserve.
It's a shame that sometimes excellence comes at such a high price.... Read More