InSummer of Fear, Rachel's family takes in her cousin Julie, after a terrible accident left her orphaned. Rachel senses something dark in Julia and her fears come to life when her boyfriend falls under some kind of spell, and her dog mysteriously dies. Julia seems to have enchanted everyone around her, leaving Rachel on her own to prove her suspicions that Julia is a witch. One thing about Julia is certain--she is not who she says she is, and Rachel's family is in grave danger.
This thrilling tale of murder, witchcraft, and stolen identity will have readers turning the pages in search of the clues that will solve the mystery and keep another "accident" from killing a family.
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Lois Duncan Accomplishments: National Award for Lifetime Achievement Margaret A. Edwards Award for a Distinguished Body of Work for Young Adults
Praise for Summer of Fear ALA Best Books for Young Adults
Lois Duncan is an acclaimed suspense author for young adults. She has published nearly 50 books for children, including I Know What You Did Last Summer, which was adapted into a highly-successful horror film, and Who Killed My Daughter?, a non-fiction book about the harrowing experience of her daughter's murder. Lois was the keynote speaker at the 2010 NCTE Convention.