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Save Me (Paperback)

Author:  Lisa Scottoline
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Format: Paperback Large Print
ISBN-10: 1594135193
ISBN-13: 9781594135194
Sku: 223794508
Publish Date: 2/14/2012
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 8.25H x 5.25L x 1.25T
Pages:  612
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Volunteering at her daughter's school so that she can keep an eye on a bully, Susan faces a difficult choice when her daughter is tormented at the same time an explosion occurs in the cafeteria, a situation that causes Susan to be blamed for the bully's injuries. Reprint.
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Lisa Scottoline delivers a dramatic novel about motherhood, marriage, violence, and community solidarity in SAVE ME. Dedicated mother Rose McKenna comes to her daughter's school almost every day for lunch--to volunteer and to keep an eye on Melly, who has been getting bullied by another girl. When a bomb explodes one day at the school, Rose bravely rescues several of the children. When the dust settles, Rose finds herself at the center of a vicious legal battle that threatens to dig up a secret she has long kept buried.
Author Bio
Lisa Scottoline
Lisa Scottoline is best known for her bestselling series featuring the women of the all-female law firm Rosato & Associates. Although the books are generally described as legal thrillers, she told one journalist, "What I'm doing is writing stories about women who care about justice. They are women who think about the difference between right and wrong, what's legal and illegal, ethical and unethical, moral and immoral. . . . So it doesn't matter what the character's occupation is." Scottoline, an avid fan of Nancy Drew mysteries while growing up, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and raised in the nearby suburb of Bala Cynwyd. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1976 with a bachelor's degree in English. (Her focus was on the contemporary American novel, and among her professors was Philip Roth.) In 1981 she completed her studies at the University of Pennsylvania School of Law and embarked upon a career as a civil litigator. In 1986, soon after her daughter, Francesca, was born, Scottoline left her firm for the life of a stay-at-home mom. She subsequently began to write the first Rosato & Associates novel, EVERYWHERE THAT MARY WENT, which was published in 1994--after a long string of painful rejection notices. Since then, she has written numerous other books in the series, as well as several stand-alone novels and memoirs. Additionally, she pens a regular newspaper column, "Chick Wit," along with Francesca. Twice divorced, Scottoline, who has been a president of the Mystery Writers of America, lives in an 18th-century stone farmhouse on more than 40 acres of land in Pennsylvania's Chester County, where she hosts annual fan-appreciation gatherings. (Attendees are chosen by lottery.) Sharing the property are several dogs, cats, horses, and chickens.

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"Scottoline, who shifts gears at every curve with the cool efficiency of a NASCAR driver, expertly fuels her target audience's dearest fantasy: 'Every mom is an action hero.'" 01/01/2011

"At the quick pace of a thriller, Scottoline masterfully fits every detail into a tight plot chock-full of real characters, real issues, and real thrills." - Annie McCormick 02/01/2011

"This heart-wrenching tale is fast paced and thought provoking." (top pick) - Joyce Morgan 04/01/2011

"SAVE ME isn't just about a devoted mother protecting her bullied child. It's really about one brave and determined woman who finds the means to save herself." - Caroline Leavitt 04/24/2011

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