Blood on My Hands by Todd Strasser
  

Blood on My Hands

Written by Todd Strasser

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A powerful and uncompromising psychological thriller that's not for the faint-hearted. When seventeen-year-old Callie Carson is found standing over the body of her best friend holding the knife that killed her, everyone assumes she's guilty. Then someone takes a picture with their mobile phone, and in a matter of minutes the photo is plastered all over the Internet. This title is the first of three slick and sophisticated techno thrillers in the vein of James Patterson and Scholastic's Point Horror series.

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Blood on My Hands by Todd Strasser

Wrongly accused of her best friend's murder, now seventeen year old Callie is on the run... As the circumstantial evidence piles up and the image of her holding the knife appears on more and more websites, Callie quickly realizes the only way to clear her name is to track down the real murderer. But what can one girl do against a ruthless killer willing to do almost anything to protect his, or her, identity?

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'This is an author who really has his finger on the way kids think.' - The New York Times

About the Author

Todd Strasser is the award-winning author of more than 120 books for children and teenagers, including Give A Boy A Gun, If I Grow Up and The Wave, which sold seven million copies worldwide. Several of his books have been adapted for television, and his novel How I Created My Perfect Prom Date became the feature release 'Drive Me Crazy'. His books have been translated into more than a dozen languages, and he has also written for television, newspapers, and magazines such as The New Yorker, Esquire and The New York Times. Todd now divides his time between writing books and speaking at schools and conferences. When he's at home, he likes to spend time with his children, fish, play tennis and ski, but his favourite new sport is surfing.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback

Author

Todd Strasser
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

7th April 2011

ISBN

9781406329933

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