Among the Barons (Shadow Children #4) (Paperback)

By Margaret Peterson Haddix

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 9780689839108, 208pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2004

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Description

Luke Garner, an illegal third child, spent his first twelve years in hiding. For the past four months Luke has lived among others, using the identity of Lee Grant, at the Hendricks School for Boys. But just as things are finally starting to go right, Lee's little brother Smits arrives at the school and Luke finds himself caught in a tangle of lies that gets more complex with every passing day.
Can Luke trust Smits to keep his secret? And can he trust Smits's menacing bodyguard, Oscar?


About the Author

Margaret Peterson Haddix is the author of many critically and popularly acclaimed YA and middle grade novels, including the Children of Exile series, The Missing series, the Under Their Skin series, and the Shadow Children series. A graduate of Miami University (of Ohio), she worked for several years as a reporter for The Indianapolis News. She also taught at the Danville (Illinois) Area Community College. She lives with her family in Columbus, Ohio. Visit her at HaddixBooks.com.


Praise For Among the Barons (Shadow Children #4)

Booklist Series fans of the books won't be disappointed.

Publishers Weekly There are enough cliffhangers and plot twists to keep readers hooked.