An Acquaintance with Darkness

by Ann Rinaldi
$9.99
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Fourteen-year-old Emily Pigbush suspects that her uncle, a respected physician, is involved in body snatching.


  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152053871
  • ISBN-10: 0152053875
  • Pages: 384
  • Publication Date: 03/01/2005
  • Carton Quantity: 24

About the book

Fourteen-year-old Emily Pigbush suspects that her uncle is involved in body snatching. Meanwhile, her best friend's family is accused of plotting to kill Abraham Lincoln, and Emily is left unsure of whom she can trust.

 

Includes a reader's guide.

About the author
Ann Rinaldi

ANN RINALDI is an award-winning author best known for bringing history vividly to life. A self-made writer and newspaper columnist for twenty-one years, Ms. Rinaldi attributes her interest in history to her son, who enlisted her to take part in historical reenactments up and down the East Coast. She lives with her husband in central New Jersey. 

Reviews

* "Makes readers feel as if they are living in history."  —Booklist, starred review

 

An ALA Best Book for Young Adults

 

A New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age