In Toward a Secret Sky by Heather MacLean, Maren Hamilton is orphaned at seventeen and sent to Scotland to live with her grandparent she has never met. The secret international organization her parents worked for wants to recruit her. She begins to unravel the clues in the encrypted journal her deceased mother left her. The small town where she lives is in danger. Should she stay to help her friends or continue to fight her parents’ fight? Recommended for ages 15 years and older.