Amanda Lester and the Orange Crystal Crisis
Picking up shortly after the events described in the Pink Sugar Conspiracy, Amanda and her friends face a new mystery - one that involves orange crystals and a body found in a hidden, underground, room. As the detectives attempt to solve to whom the body belongs, they discover that the orange crystals have a surprise in store. In addition, they are facing increased attacks from the outside as the school’s secrets are in danger. Secrets abound and the detectives are determined to solve the mystery.
The second book in the series provides good, fun, adventure to its readers. The character interplay is wonderful and the interplay between the various detective family lines is interesting. As many of the classic detective characters are still under copyright the author has created a bunch of new “old” detectives for her characters ancestral lines.
(reviewed 56 days after purchase)