By Robert Spiller
Bonnie Pinkwater is a instructor, a great one. She cares approximately her scholars. So while Peyton Newlin, a thirteen-year-old math genius, disappears, Bonnie starts off nosing round. one after the other, scholars who have been competing with the younger genius commence turning up lifeless and Bonnie suspects Peyton might be narrowing the sphere. Then Peyton himself turns up murdered. Bonnie's research ratchets up.What she discovers is a coven of witches, a teenage comedian e-book multi-millionaire, a skinhead Neanderthal with violent propensities, an abusive father, an amorous technology instructor, and a mistranslated medieval arithmetic manuscript. in some way, all the things have intersected on the tragically short lifetime of her math prot?g?. because the physique count number mounts, Bonnie realizes she can have bitten off greater than she will chunk. simply because whoever is taking out her cherished scholars, has now made up our minds East Plains, Colorado will be with out one getting older math instructor.