The Stalker

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Random House Children's Books, 1992 - Fiction - 180 pages
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When Jennifer Lee Wilcox returns home from the  beach, she finds that Stella Trax, her best friend's  mother, has just been murdered. The police think  Stella's daughter Bobbie did it. Jennifer sets out  to prove Bobbie's innocence, but as she uncovers  clues, she realizes she's only leading herself to  danger!

"An exciting, fast-moving  thriller."--Voya. California Young Reader  Medal.

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User Review  - Tysh Francis - Goodreads

For a book nearly 30 years old, I was really impressed with it's timeless writing and good story. Read full review

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User Review  - Maria - Goodreads

The Stalker, by Joan Lowery Nixon, is a book about a courageous girl named Jennifer Wilcox. One late afternoon she comes home to some bad news. When she walked inside her house, her grandma told her ... Read full review

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Joan Lowery Nixon was born in Los Angeles, California. She attended the University of Southern California where she received a B.A. in journalism and later an education certificate from California State. She has written over 100 mystery books for young adults. She is known for her Orphan Train Adventure Series and other titles including A Family Apart, The Seance and Other Side of the Dark. Her works have earned her the honor of being the only writer to win four Edgar Allen Poe awards and in addition, two Spurs from Western Writers of America. She was a past President of the Mystery Writers of America. She died from complications of pancreatic cancer on June 28, 2003, in Houston, Texas. She was 76.

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