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Ransom [electronic resource]. Lois Duncan.

Duncan, Lois. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781453263396 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Open Road Media Teen & Tween, 2012.

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General Note: Title from eBook information screen..
Summary, etc.: When the strange new bus driver passes the last stop, the five teens on board know they'll be lucky to make it home alive Valley Gardens is the last stop on the bus route after school. The neighborhood is known for its wealthy families, perhaps the richest in town. Marianne, Bruce, Glenn, Dexter, and Jesse live in Valley Gardens, and have no trouble guiding the new bus driver to the last stop of the day—but the strange substitute driver keeps driving. Soon the five teenagers are hostages deep in the mountains. Their kidnappers demand stacks of money from their families, even though most of the students aren't as well off as the abductors assume. Without hope of raising the ransom money, the five teens must find a way out or face terrifying consequences.This ebook features an illustrated biography of Lois Duncan including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author's personal collection.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
750 Lexile.
4.9 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 17507 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Thriller.
Genre: Electronic books.

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