Justice for Emily

Susan Beth Pfeffer


Justice for Emily

Justice for Emily

  • Title: Justice for Emily
  • Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer
  • ISBN: 9780440412496
  • Page: 446
  • Format: Paperback



Emily Hasbrouck saw her 11 year old friend die, and she knows the people responsible But nobody will believe her because she is an orphan living on the goodwill of the townspeople, while the girls she accuses are the daughters of the richest men in town Emily is determined to speak the truth She refuses to let her friend s death be called an accident, even if it means sEmily Hasbrouck saw her 11 year old friend die, and she knows the people responsible But nobody will believe her because she is an orphan living on the goodwill of the townspeople, while the girls she accuses are the daughters of the richest men in town Emily is determined to speak the truth She refuses to let her friend s death be called an accident, even if it means she ll be sent to live in a poorhouse Reaching out to Emily are a few people who believe her, and with their help Emily must tell in front of the powerful men who want to send her away what really happened.


Recent Comments "Justice for Emily"

This was a difficult book, not because of big words or twisted plots, but because it was wholly unlike other children's books I've read or reviewed. There is no fantastical element to make the danger easier to bear. There is no guarantee in the summary that there will be a happy ending. As a matter of fact, for a large chunk of the book I was pretty sure there wouldn't be--at least, not a conventionally happy ending. Children are cruel, as we all know (and if you don't know then you might be the [...]

I like Susan Beth Pfeffer and I like Emily. I like that Pfeffer stays very true to Emily's character through this book. I like that I read Justice for Emily over a decade ago without knowing there was a prequel and liked it then, and that I read it over a decade later having just read the prequel and liked it now. It's old fashioned, but it stands up.

This is okay, though a trifle heavy-handed. I like the way it ties up so many loose ends from the first book, without feeling rushed.


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