Rottman, S.L. Shadow of a Doubt.

Author:Rohrlick, Paula
Position:Brief Article - Children's Review - Book Review

ROTTMAN, S.L. Shadow of a doubt. Peachtree. 197p. c2003. 1-56145-365-4. $7.95. JS

To quote the review of the hardcover in KLIATT, November 2003: Shadow got his nickname because he always trailed around after his beloved older brother, Daniel. But seven years ago, at the age of 15, Daniel ran away from home, destroying his family's world. Now Shadow is turning 15--and Daniel has suddenly returned, charged with murder. Shadow must cope with his conflicted feelings toward his long-lost brother, as well as with the new challenges of high school, the demands of being on the debating team, and the appeal of Robin, a team member. His mother wants them all to be a happy family once more; can Shadow manage to give Daniel another chance...

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