By Robert Cormier
8 years prior to Denny Colbert was once born, his father was once serious about a sad coincidence that killed 22 young ones. Now Denny is sixteen, and all he wishes is to be like different teenagers his age. yet he isn't allowed to respond to the phone or have a driver's license, and his relatives is continually relocating from city to town--all simply because humans can't omit what occurred lengthy ago.
When Denny defies his mom and dad one afternoon and solutions the phone, he unearths himself drawn right into a plot for revenge which can turn out lethal.
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