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Moral compass [text (large print)] : a novel / Danielle Steel.

Steel, Danielle, (author.).

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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System.

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Summary:

At an elite private school in Massachusetts, a wide circle of lives will be forever changed by a devastating series of events in Danielle Steel's riveting new novel. Saint Ambrose Prep is a place where the wealthy send their children for the best possible education, with teachers and administrators from the Ivy League, and graduates who become future lawyers, politicians, filmmakers, and CEOs. Traditionally a boys-only school, Saint Ambrose has just enrolled one hundred and forty female students for the first time. Even though most of the kids on the campus have all the privilege in the world, some are struggling, wounded by their parents bitter divorces, dealing with insecurity and loneliness. In such a heightened environment, even the smallest spark can become a raging fire. One day after the school&;s annual Halloween event, a student lies in the hospital, her system poisoned by dangerous levels of alcohol. Everyone in this sheltered community parents, teachers, students, police, and the media are left trying to figure out what actually happened. Only the handful of students who were there when she was attacked truly know the answers and they have vowed to keep one another's secrets. As details from the evening emerge, powerful families are forced to hire attorneys and less powerful families watch helplessly. Parents marriages are jeopardized, and students futures are impacted. No one at Saint Ambrose can escape the fallout of a life-altering event. In this compelling novel , Danielle Steel illuminates the dark side of one drunken night, with its tragic consequences, from every possible point of view. As the drama unfolds, the characters will reach a crossroads where they must choose between truth and lies, between what is easy and what is right, and find the moral compass they will need for the rest of their lives. -- from back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library STEEL (Danielle) (Text) 37814003265965 LARGE PRINT - NEW FICTION Book System_Only_3months 01/24/2020 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande LP Steel, D (Text) 35178001778870 Large Print Book Branch_Only_3months 02/10/2020 Checked out 07/21/2020
Hood River County Library LP FIC STEEL (Text) 33892100660530 Adult Large Print Book None 02/20/2020 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library LP Steel (Text) 37862000458943 NEW LARGE PRINT Book Branch_Only_3months 02/07/2020 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library LP STEEL (Text) 33892006559760 LARGE PRINT Book None 01/16/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593168172
  • ISBN: 0593168178
  • Physical Description: 322 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, [2020]

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Summary, etc.:
At an elite private school in Massachusetts, a wide circle of lives will be forever changed by a devastating series of events in Danielle Steel's riveting new novel. Saint Ambrose Prep is a place where the wealthy send their children for the best possible education, with teachers and administrators from the Ivy League, and graduates who become future lawyers, politicians, filmmakers, and CEOs. Traditionally a boys-only school, Saint Ambrose has just enrolled one hundred and forty female students for the first time. Even though most of the kids on the campus have all the privilege in the world, some are struggling, wounded by their parents bitter divorces, dealing with insecurity and loneliness. In such a heightened environment, even the smallest spark can become a raging fire. One day after the school&;s annual Halloween event, a student lies in the hospital, her system poisoned by dangerous levels of alcohol. Everyone in this sheltered community parents, teachers, students, police, and the media are left trying to figure out what actually happened. Only the handful of students who were there when she was attacked truly know the answers and they have vowed to keep one another's secrets. As details from the evening emerge, powerful families are forced to hire attorneys and less powerful families watch helplessly. Parents marriages are jeopardized, and students futures are impacted. No one at Saint Ambrose can escape the fallout of a life-altering event. In this compelling novel , Danielle Steel illuminates the dark side of one drunken night, with its tragic consequences, from every possible point of view. As the drama unfolds, the characters will reach a crossroads where they must choose between truth and lies, between what is easy and what is right, and find the moral compass they will need for the rest of their lives. -- from back cover.
Subject: Preparatory school students > Fiction.
Preparatory schools > Fiction.
Private schools > Fiction.
Alcohol > Toxicology > Fiction.
Children of the rich > Fiction.
Rape > Investigation > Fiction.
Truthfulness and falsehood > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Rich people > Fiction.
Massachusetts > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Novels.

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