Dead-End Job

Dead-End Job

by Vicki Grant

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Overview

Frances works the night shift at a local convenience store, dividing her time between restocking shelves and working on her art. Her routine is broken one night when Devin comes into the store. He claims to be the son of a famous local artist and offers her advice on her drawings. Although he seems to know way too much about her, Frances decides, against the advice of her boyfriend, that he is odd but harmless. By the time she realizes the danger she is in, Devin is completely obsessed with her and convinced that if he can't have her, no one will. Frances will be forced to use all her strength to escape from Devin.

Also available in Spanish.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781551433783
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Publication date: 04/01/2005
Series: Orca Soundings Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,104,668
Product dimensions: 4.25(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: HL440L (what's this?)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

Vicki Grant is the award-winning author of sixteen books for teens. Her books have been translated into fifteen languages. She lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia. For more information, visit www.vickigrant.com.

Read an Excerpt

I ran blindly into the store, sliding in my greasy shoes, knocking cans onto the floor, ramming into shelves. I fumbled for the phone. I picked up the receiver. I could feel Devin right behind me.

I dialed nine, one..

His hand slammed the phone down.

"I hoped it wouldn't come to this," he said.

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