Desert Dark by Sonja StoneDesert Dark by Sonja Stone

Desert Dark

bySonja Stone

Paperback | January 30, 2017

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Sixteen-year-old Nadia Riley is delighted to earn a spot at an elite, government-funded boarding school. Nothing sounds better than leaving behind her fraught relationship with her ex-boyfriend and moving to faraway Arizona for a spot at Desert Mountain Academy.  But the Academy is more than Nadia bargained for: it's a covert CIA program training high-achieving students for the Black-Ops. Nadia struggles to keep up in her new classes while gaining the trust of her assigned teammates. Things get worse when news leaks that there is a double agent on campus, and someone is framing Nadia.  Nadia discovers dark secrets about her fellow teammates and learns one of them is the deserter.

With a setting that is Hogwarts meets The Bourne Identity, this debut YA thriller will make readers mad with suspense.

Sonja Stone collected intel on psychology and creative writing from Washington College, trained at Le Cordon Bleu and completed a solo course at the same survival school where Tom Hanks prepared for Cast Away. DESERT DARK is her first novel. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona with her family—and she is trained in jujitsu, knife-throwing ...
Title:Desert DarkFormat:PaperbackDimensions:344 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:January 30, 2017Publisher:Holiday House IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823437663

ISBN - 13:9780823437665