Becca has plenty to hide and everything to loseabut with her future on the line, sheas willing to risk it all. This gripping novel from New York Times bestselling author Maragaret Peterson Haddix awill rivet readersa (Publishers Weekly). Beccaas claim to fame is one sheas been hiding from for the past three years: Her father is a notorious embezzler, and when he was caught, his excuse was, aHow else is a guy like me supposed to put his kid through college?a Three years after the trial and imprisonment that destroyed Beccaas life, she and her mother have started over again and are living in a town where no one knows their secret. But as collegeaand its costalooms large, Becca begins to wonder how theyall afford it. And how she can apply for financial aid without divulging her secret? A local scholarship opportunity seems like a dream come true, but as the application process commences, Becca uncovers a chain of secrets that could destroy everything sheas worked so hard to build. But the truth could also lead her toward the future sheas always dreamed ofabI was so mad at Mom the night I turned in my scholarship application by e-mail. I was half-blinded by rage. And my rant at Daddy, labeled aWhitney Court Scholarship Essay, a would have been right below the actual aWhitney Court Scholarshipanbsp;...
|Author||:||Margaret Peterson Haddix|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2013-11-12|