The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
Louisiana teen Rory Deveaux arrives in London at boarding school just as a series of brutal murders mimicking the horrific Jack the Ripper killing spree has started. Rory spotted the man believed to be the prime suspect and becomes his next target, unless she can tap her previously unknown abilities to turn the tables.
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