Foolproof

Orca Book Publishers
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Seventeen-year-old Daniel’s new girlfriend says she loves him, that she’d do anything for him. She makes Daniel feel like anything is possible. So he ignores her lies. It’s not like Cyn is a bad person. Then Daniel finds out that Cyn has been using him to move drugs across the border. Foolproof is a tough book about the consequences of gang life that asks readers to consider the line between taking risks and taking lives. Daniel crosses that line and learns a hard lesson, that no one ever thinks they are the bad guy.
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About the author

Diane Tullson grew up in Calgary, Alberta, and has studied English literature, journalism and editing. Before becoming an author, Diane worked in newspaper, radio and travel. She is a member of the Canadian Children's Book Centre, the Vancouver Children's Literature Roundtable, Children's Writers and Illustrators of British Columbia and the Writers Union of Canada. Diane has been nominated for many awards, including the Stellar Award and the Arthur Ellis Award. Diane lives with her family in Delta, British Columbia. For more information, visit www.dianetullson.com.

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Publisher
Orca Book Publishers
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Published on
Oct 6, 2015
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Pages
120
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ISBN
9781459810372
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Language
English
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Genres
Young Adult Fiction / Law & Crime
Young Adult Fiction / Romance / Contemporary
Young Adult Fiction / Social Themes / Violence
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This content is DRM protected.
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