Coming Of Age Fiction

Death at Carp High: Driftwood Wasn't all the Tide Brought In by Jeremy Gold

By Jeremy Gold

Jake Brown is your typical, above-average child. He typically has his brain at the traditional issues highschool seniors take into consideration: women, fending off Spanish type, women, pizza, browsing, ladies, and naturally, women. None of that adjustments while he and his ally, Dean, go browsing and discover a physique with a gap in its head floating past the waves. all at once, Jake’s lifestyles is set to alter, a few of it in a great way, a few of it, now not so much.

Shortly after “the significant discovery,” Sydney, a move nation teammate of Jake’s, asks him to visit Morp—Prom spelled backwards—a Sadie Hawkins-style dance the place the women ask out the men. as though lifestyles isn’t fascinating sufficient attempting to resolve a homicide, it seems like Jake is set to have his fondest want granted—a actual, stay female friend. regardless of Sydney’s seen appeal to him, it takes a bit paintings to persuade Jake the charm is genuine. fortunately, Sydney is especially convincing.

In the start, Jake and Dean attempt retaining Lily and Sydney out of harm’s means. Their obstacle for his or her girlfriends doesn’t final lengthy. finally, the 4 of them develop into entangled in clues—and ensuring dire threats from their best suspect don’t pan out. Jake would possibly not say he’s gotten himself right into a life-threating state of affairs yet now not desirous to say it doesn’t make it any much less true.

Death at Carp excessive has as many peaks and troughs as a wintry weather swell at Rincon, and it’s all Jake and Dean can do to prevent wiping out.

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