Everything you need to understand or teach The Rag and Bone Shop by Robert Cormier.
The Rag and Bone Shop was released in 2001. The author, Robert Corimer, is an award-winning author who received the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His books have been translated into several different languages. The Rag and Bone Shop was Corimer's final novel before his death.
In this novel, Trent is a famous police interrogation officer working in Vermont. He is known for his 100 percent confession rate on all of the cases he works as a police interrogation officer. While he is employed by a police station in Vermont, police stations from around the country call him in for help on important cases. When a seven-year-old girl, Alicia Bartlett is murdered in Monument, the lead detective on the case, Braxton, calls Trent in to help obtain the confession of the last boy, Jason Dorrant, to see Alicia alive. Even though the police do not have any physical evidence... View more of the The Rag and Bone Shop Summary