Deep and Dark and Dangerous
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: May 2013
Duration: 5 hours 57 minutes
Just before summer begins, thirteen-year-old Ali finds an old photograph. She recognizes the two children in it; one's her mother, the other her aunt Dulcie-but who is the third person, the one who's been torn out of the picture? Ali willhave two months to figure it out, since she's spending the summer with her aunt and her cousin in the same house her mom and aunt used to visit when they were kids.Then Ali meets Sissy. Sissy is mean, spiteful, and determined to ruin Ali's summer. Sissy also has a secret. Could it have something to do with the old photo? Ali is dying to find out-though, if she's not careful, that may be exactly what happens to her.
"Hahn weaves into the story some classic mystery elements such as a torn photograph, a waterlogged doll, dense fog, and an empty grave, all of which add to the suspense and keep the well-plotted story moving along to a satisfying conclusion." -School Library Journal