Crescendo is by Becca Fitzpatrick. The second book in the Hush, Hush series. Nora's love life isn't going so well. Patch seems to be spending a lot of time with her arch enemy Marcie and her mother is trying to fix her up with a childhood friend who's just moved back into town. She's also seen her father several times lately, and since he's dead that's not a good thing. She has to know what's really going on, but will she survive her hunt for the truth?
Ratings: 9th grade - 7 out of 10 - MP (mild profanity) - AC (some mature thematic content).