"There were three little girls," Officer Schultz said.—Blood Wounds by Susan Beth Pfeffer Houghton Mifflin Harcourt / Graphia, 2012; paperback edition to be released September 4)
"Were?" I repeated. "What do you mean there were three little girls? What kind of domestic disturbance was there?"
"Maybe we should wait until your mother gets home," Officer Rivera said. (pp. 32-33)