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Time Bomb, by Joelle Charbonneau


Seven students trapped in their school after a bomb goes off must fight to survive while also discovering who among them is the bomber.






A congressman's daughter who has to be perfect. A star quarterback with a secret. A guy who's tired of being ignored. A clarinet player who's done trying to fit in. An orphaned rebel who wants to teach someone a lesson. A guy who wants people to see him, not his religion.

They couldn't be more different, but before the morning's over, they'll all be trapped in a school that's been rocked by a bombing. When they hear that someone inside is the bomber, they'll also be looking to one another for answers.

Told from multiple perspectives, Time Bomb will keep readers guessing about who the bomber could be—and what motivated such drastic action. 

 

"A keenly crafted thriller."-Kirkus review

"Featuring multiple perspectives, this riveting thriller explores the power of prejudice and assumptions through the lens of school violence."-School Library Journal

"A powerful page-turner that doesn’t let up until its explosive finale."-Publishers Weekly

"A thriller with a human heart that will have readers holding their breath."--Booklist

 


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