Madeleine Masterson is deathly afraid of bugs, especially spiders.
Theodore Bartholomew is petrified of dying.
Lulu Punchalower is scared of confined spaces.
Garrison Feldman is terrified of deep water. Which is why this may be the scariest summer of their lives. Worse than detention or summer school. Worse even than the dentist. The foursome must face their phobias head-on at the exclusive and elusive School of Fear. The school is unusual, to say the least. But 'terrifying' would be a more accurate description. The curriculum is simple: Conquer your fears in six weeks or find out just how frightening failing can be.
This is Book 1 in the School of Fear Series. See all School of Fear books here.
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At the ripe old age of ten, Gitty and her classmates underwent an IQ test followed by a short interview. A week later, it was announced that of the twenty-five students in her class, twenty had been chosen for the Talented and Gifted Program. Gitty, along with two foreign exchange students who could barely speak English, was in the remaining five. ThatMore about Gitty Daneshvari
Gitty Daneshvari has a background in film development and is the author of the adult novel The Makedown. This is her debut children's series, and it was inspired by her many childhood fears. GItty hoped that one day her fears would help her, and, as it turns out, they have. She lives in New York City.
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