By Merry Jones
A tortured baby returns to the college that failed him
Since her husband's homicide years previous, lifestyles hasn't been effortless for Elle Harrison. Now, firstly of a brand new institution 12 months, the second one grade instructor is set to maneuver on. She's promoting her condo and delving into new stories, like studying trapeze.
Just earlier than the 1st day of college, Elle learns former scholar, Ty Evans, has been published from juvenile detention, the place he served time for killing his abusive father. inside of days of his unencumber, Elle's college principal—who'd tormented Ty as a child—is brutally murdered. So is a instructor on the institution. And Ty's former female friend. the entire sufferers have hyperlinks to Ty.
Ty's more youthful brother, Seth, is in Elle's classification. whilst Seth exhibits up in school overwhelmed and bruised, Elle reviews the abuse, and professionals get rid of Seth and his older sister, Katie, from their domestic. Is Ty the abuser?
Ty seeks Elle out, confiding that she's the single grownup he is ever depended on. She attempts to be open-minded, even wonders if he is been wrongly condemned. but if she's assaulted within the evening, she suspects that Ty is her attacker. Is he a serial killer? Is she his subsequent meant victim?
Before Elle discovers the reality, she's stuck in a dangerous seize that demanding situations her private convictions approximately guilt and innocence, formative years and kin. driven to her limits, she's compelled to stand her fears and practice new talents in a perilous struggle to survive.
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Child's Play (The Elle Harrison Series) by Merry Jones