Two teenagers conspire to blackmail a popular teacher at their high school. Amanda Foley is failing English and her parents have threatened to take away her new car if she doesn’t pass all her classes. When the assistant principal has her deliver a sealed envelope to her English teacher, she opens it and discovers a secret about the teacher. Amanda enlists the aid of her best friend in an elaborate plot to blackmail the teacher into changing her final grade from a fail to a pass.
A Texas native, moved to New York as a teenager. Eventually, gave up the snow and now live in Southern California. A former middle school teacher whose students often would rather hear stories than lessons, so gave up teaching to write full time.