Dead End Job

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Orca Book Publishers, Apr 1, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 128 pages
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Frances works the night shift at a local convenience store, dividing her time between restocking shelves and working on her art. Her routine is broken one night when Devin comes into the store. He claims to be the son of a famous local artist and offers her advice on her drawings. Although he seems to know way too much about her, Frances decides, against the advice of her boyfriend, that he is odd but harmless. By the time she realizes the danger she is in, Devin is completely obsessed with her and convinced that if he can't have her, no one will. Frances will be forced to use all her strength to escape from Devin.

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In the book Francis who is a high school girl is having a normal life working at a grocery store like most high schoolers do until, she meet this guy that is secretly lying about everything. He is ... Read full review

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This is a book about a girl named Frances. One late night of working at her job, she meets a guy named Devin. As the story goes she realizes that she might have a stoker on her hands. She almost goes to a near death experience, until she comes up with a master plan to save her life. Read full review


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Vicki Grant left her career in advertising and television to write her first novel, The Puppet Wrangler, in 2004. She enjoys writing for young adults, with a particular interest in reluctant readers. Vicki's books have gone on to win many awards, including the prestigious Arthur Ellis Award in 2006. She lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia, with her husband and three children.

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