By Richard Diedrichs
Published: June 16, 2013.
Dick Hammer is a first-year teacher in serious trouble. Dick feels passionately drawn to one of his Fifth Grade students. Danilee Kindle is bright, beautiful, willful and needy. “A potent mix.” The more time he spends with the abandoned girl, and the more intimate they become, the more scrutiny Dick feels from his colleagues, his principal, and his wife.