One of Us Is Lying

Pay close attention and you might solve this:

On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention:

 

  • Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule

  • Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess

  • Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing

  • Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher

  • And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview High’s
    notorious gossip app

 
Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom alive. And according to investigators, his death wasn’t an accident. He died on a Monday. But that Tuesday, he’d planned to post juicy reveals about all four of his high-profile classmates. Now, all four of them are suspects in his murder. Are they guilty? Or are they the perfect patsies for a killer who’s still on the loose?
 
They all have a motive. They all have something to hide. They all have a history with Simon. And one of them is definitely lying.

Accolades & Reviews 

A #1 New York Times, USA Today, ABA IndieBound, and international bestseller

A YALSA 2018 Teens’ Top Ten Selection

An EW.com Best YA Book of the Year Selection

A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of the Year Selection

A Goodreads Best Young Adult Book of the Year Nominee

A New York Public Library's Best Book for Teens Selection

A Popcrush Best Young Adult Book of the Year Selection

A CBC Teen Choice Book Award Nominee

A YALSA Top Ten Best Fiction Book Nominee

A YALSA 2018 Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers

No ordinary whodunit…surprising and relevant —USA Today

An exciting, single-sitting thrillerish treat —The Guardian

Easily the YA thriller of the yearEntertainment Weekly

Flat-out addictiveRT Book Reviews

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