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Author: Kirsten Miller
Release Date: February 21, 2013
Publisher: Razorbill (Penguin imprint)
A meth dealer. A prostitute. A serial killer.
else, they’d be vermin. At the Mandel Academy, they’re called
prodigies. The most exclusive school in New York City has been training
young criminals for over a century. Only the most ruthless students are
allowed to graduate. The rest disappear.
Flick, a teenage
pickpocket, has risen to the top of his class. But then Mandel recruits a
fierce new competitor who also happens to be Flick’s old flame. They’ve
been told only one of them will make it out of the Mandel Academy. Will
they find a way to save each other—or will the school destroy them
In the search for flawed characters that have to fight for your affection, what's more perfect than a school filled with criminal prodigies?