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Nichols, Lee

When Emma Vaile's parents leave on a mysterious business trip, it gives her the perfect excuse to be a rebellious teen. But then her best friend stops talking to her, the police crash her party and Emma finds herself in the hands of a new guardian, Bennett Stern, and on a plane to his museum-like mansion in New England

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction 13+. Ghost stories. Young adult fiction. Horror.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: Lee Nichols
ISBN: 1408819600, 9781408819609
Intended audience: Adolescent.
Note: Originally published: New York: Bloomsbury Books for Young Readers, 2010.
Physical Description: 309 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: A Haunting Emma novel
Subject: Teenage girls Fiction.; Supernatural Fiction.
Series Title: Haunting Emma novel.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 4.3
Interest Level: UY
Points: 10
Quiz Number: 220328

Author note

Lee Nichols was raised in Santa Barbara, California - the setting of her adult novels. Deception is her first novel for YA readers. She now lives in Maine, USA, and is married to novelist Joel N. Ross.


Praise for Hand-Me-Down:

'Nichols is one of chick lit's brightest lights'
Publishers Weekly||Praise for Deception:

'Adorable, quirky and kind of creepy, I think it's impossible not to fall in love with Lee Nichols' latest book'
Carrie Jones, author of Need and Captivate