- ISBN: 9780743206358 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2004.
|Summary, etc.:|| "The definition of an owl had always pleased him: a night bird of prey...sharp talons and soft plumage which permits noiseless flight...applied figuratively to a person of nocturnal habits. 'I am The Owl,' he would whisper to himself after he had selected his prey, 'and nighttime is my time.'" Jean Sheridan, a college dean and prominent historian, sets out to her hometown in Cornwall-on- Hudson, New York, to attend the twenty-year reunion of alumni of Stonecroft Academy, where she is to be honored along with six other members of her class. There is, however, something uneasy in the air: one woman in the group about to be feted, Alison Kendall, a beautiful, high-powered Hollywood agent, died just a few days before, drowned in her pool during an early- morning swim, the fifth woman in the class whose life has come to a sudden, mysterious end. Also adding to Jean's sense of unease is a taunting, anonymous fax she has just received, referring to her daughter, Lily,...
|Target Audience Note:|| Grade 4 - Grade 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.1 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2004. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2348 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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