For fans of Gillian Flynn, Caroline Cooney, and R.L. Stine comes Nightmare from four-time Edgar Allen Poe Young Adult Mystery Award winner Joan Lowery Nixon. Emily has never fit in with her overachieving family. Instead of getting straight As, she sits in the back row and hides behind her hair. As a result, her parents have enrolled her for the summer at Camp Excel, an academic camp for underachievers. Emily doesnat want to go, and not just because she thinks it isnat necessary. Since she was a child, sheas been plagued by a recurring nightmare. And something about this camp feels familiar. Has she been there before? Why canat she remember? With the help of two new friends, Emily discovers that her nightmare is not just in her head. Someone at Camp Excel has a secret and will do anythingaeven killato keep Emily from uncovering the truth. aA taut, well-constructed mystery.a aKirkus Reviews aReaders will once again fall under Nixonas spell as they enjoy this page-turner.a aSchool Library Journal a[An] inimitable blend of horror and whodunit.a aBooklist a[Nightmare has] taut suspenseful passagesab[and] clever false leads.a aPublishers WeeklyFor fans of Gillian Flynn, Caroline Cooney, and R.L. Stine comes Nightmare from four-time Edgar Allen Poe Young Adult Mystery Award winner Joan Lowery Nixon.
|Author||:||Joan Lowery Nixon|
|Publisher||:||Delacorte Books for Young Readers - 2007-12-18|