Killer Drop

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

  • Interest Level: Grade 9 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Marcus has it all: charm, good looks, successful parents, endless opportunities and anything money can buy. Along with his best friends, he escapes to his parents’ chalet during a school trip. When the three decide to ditch the rest of the group and ski out of bounds, the thrill is extreme—until Yasmin dies going over a cliff and Tom is left paraplegic. To Marcus’s horror, the school decides to blame and expel Tom rather than face the power of Marcus’s father and his lawyers. Can he live with the guilt, or should he turn his back on his perfect life and face up to the consequences of his actions?

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Interest Level Grade 9 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, High/Low
Copyright 2017
Publisher Lorimer & Company, Ltd.
Imprint Lorimer Children & Teens
Language English
Number of Pages 176
Publication Date 2016-08-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS YAF059050, YAF058260, YAF058150
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 5.25 x 7.5
Lexile 630
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Author: Mette Bach

Mette Bach was born in Denmark and raised in Delta, BC, the suburban setting for Cinders and Charming. Her love of fairy tales led her to imagine the Cinderella story as a realistic modern queer romance. Bach lives in Vancouver.

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Lorimer SideStreets

Edgy high/low fiction for teen reluctant readers. Each SideStreets novel deals with real-world issues and features contemporary teen characters, many from diverse backgrounds. Male and female characters face serious issues today’s teens can relate to, such as… View available downloads →