During an argument with his father, Aaron is let out of the car and forced to walk to school. Taking a short cut through the woods, he witnesses bank robbers hiding the money from their heist of the Pineville Bank. When he and his friends decide to recover the money, a dangerous chase ensues that almost costs Aaron his life.
The Pineville Heist is an action packed thriller that will appeal to the young adult reader and to some older readers, too. The story is filled with plot twists that keep the reader turning the pages. The characters are well drawn and will appeal to young readers. The high school setting is one they can identify with. A good choice for teenage readers.