I am a huge fan of both mystery novels and YA novels, so of course, this YA suspense thriller went right to the top of my "to read" list. Seventeen-year-old Cassie Hobbes is waiting tables at her afterschool job when an enigmatic young man enters her restaurant. Cassie can't help but analyze his behavior as she does with everyone she encounters. Cassie is then introduced to an FBI agent who presents her with a life-changing offer: move to Washington, D.C. to become part of a secret progra......more
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I don’t like to exercise. There, I said it. And I have every excuse in the world to avoid it, with time and money topping that list. Gyms can be expensive, I’m a working mom, running is a terrible invention…the list goes on. But then Cecil County Public Library issued a fitness challenge to its employees that literally changed my attitude and my life. I was given a one-month chart with simple instructions: GET MOVING. It didn’t matter how or what, as long as I reached a goal of 50...
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