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Race Against Time
by Gail Anderson-Dargatz

Small-town reporter Claire Abbott wakes from a nightmare, convinced a bomb will go off in the local school. And then, strangely enough, there really is a bomb scare. After the school is cleared by police and their sniffer dog, Claire is certain the threat isn't over. People are behaving strangely. Claire believes a bomber will attack the school. But when? And who is the bomber? Claire must track down the culprit and stop him before the bomb goes off.

Race Against Time is the third in a series of mysteries featuring journalist and sleuth Claire Abbott.

Reading Level: 2.2
ISBN: 9781459808430
Pub Date: September 13, 2016
Price: $9.95

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About the author

By the age of eighteen, Gail Anderson-Dargatz knew she wanted to write about women in rural settings. Today, Gail is a bestselling author. A Recipe for Bees and The Cure for Death by Lightning were finalists for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. She also teaches other authors how to write fiction. Gail lives in the Shuswap region of British Columbia, the landscape found in so much of her writing. Her next Claire Abbott mystery will be published in October 2015. For more information, visit


Kirkus Reviews—August 31, 2016
"A mad dash from start to finish, this latest entry in the Rapid Reads series is great for people who crave excitement..."


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