Teenage troublemaker entangles himself in a deadly mystery in his own side yard. More
1964. Waterbury, Ohio. Thirteen-year-old Deuce Delaney sits in his Observatory—the turret on top of his house perched high on Mount Airy—spying through binoculars on the world below. Deuce is trouble in perpetual motion. He gets in trouble at home, church, school—even with the law. So when he sneaks out one night and sees this thing with a hideous face disappear up a sewer pipe, no one will believe him. He must investigate the mystery alone. That’s when things get hairy…
Author's Note: The Teen Edition contains language more suitable for adolescents.