A tiny pistol, passed from friend to friend at a party on an
abandoned pier, suddenly fires-and Casey Carmody falls into the
water below. Kurt, Casey's older brother, endures a seemingly
endless night at the police station while the coast guard searches
for his sister and his friends are questioned, one by one.Was the
gunfire accidental or deliberate? Or was the whole drama one of
Casey's practical jokes? And where is Casey-or her body-now?
Includes an interview
with the author and a reader's guide.