Contributed by Bridget Schack

Duncan, Lois. Ransom. New York: Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers, 1966c, 1990 - Five students are kidnapped and learn about themselves and each other as they search to find a way out from their captivity.

Glenn, Mel. Who Killed Mr. Chippendale?. New York: Lodestar Books, 1996 - A murder mystery expressed in free-verse poetry. The reader gets a look into the minds of the victim's supporters as well as suspects in his murder. A good book for understanding other people's perspectives.

Katz, Welwyn Wilton. Come Like Shadows. Canada: Viking Penguin, 1993 - Kinny finds a world of intrigue and superstition when she goes to Canada's Stratford festival to work on a production of Shakespeare's MacBeth.

Klaveness, Jan O'Donnell. Keeper of the Light. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 1990 - "Traveling to Cape Hatteras to claim an inheritance from his estranged grandmother, sixteen-year-old Ian finds his life in danger when he starts to investigate the events surrounding her death (taken from Cataloging-In-Publication Data)."

Nixon, Joan Lowery. The Stalker. New York: Delacorte Press, 1985 - Jennifer enlists the help of a retired police detective to find the real killer when her best friend is accused of murdering her mother.

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