The scarecrow [electronic resource] : Jack McEvoy Series, Book 2. Michael Connelly.
- ISBN: 9780316158374 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2009.
|Summary, etc.:|| Forced out of the Los Angeles Times amid the latest budget cuts, newspaperman Jack McEvoy decides to go out with a bang, using his final days at the paper to write the definitive murder story of his career. He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a 16-year-old drug dealer in jail after confessing to a brutal murder. But as he delves into the story, Jack realizes that Winslow's so-called confession is bogus. The kid might actually be innocent.Jack is soon running with his biggest story since The Poet made his career years ago. He is tracking a killer who operates completely below police radar—and with perfect knowledge of any move against him. Including Jack's. Bonus materials include an in-depth interview with the author about writing "The Scarecrow" along with his exciting travel photos-plus a link to an online promotional video and links within the text to a fictitious website based on the novel and a teaser chapter from his next book, "Nine Dragons."...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 4
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
5.3 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2009. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3078 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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