Lies Like Poison

Lies Like Poison

Reprint ed.

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Publisher's Synopsis

"A journey into the dark corners of friendship." --Mindy McGinnis, author of The Female of the Species

Riverdale meets Karen M. McManus's Two Can Keep a Secret in this "twisty, sumptuous dark fairy tale of a mystery" (Kara Thomas, author of The Cheerleaders) about estranged friends who reunite when someone commits the murder they'd planned--but didn't go through with--and leaves one of their own to take the fall.

Poppy, Lily, and Belladonna would do anything to protect their best friend, Raven. So when they discovered he was suffering abuse at the hands of his stepmother, they came up with a lethal plan: petals of poppy, belladonna, and lily in her evening tea so she'd never be able to hurt Raven again. But someone got cold feet, the plot faded to a secret of the past, and the group fell apart.

Three years later, on the eve of Raven's seventeenth birthday, his stepmother turns up dead. But it's only belladonna found in her tea, and it's only Belladonna who's carted off to jail. Desperate for help, Belle reaches out to her estranged friends to prove her innocence. They answer the call, but no one is prepared for what comes next.

Now, everyone has something to lose and something equally dangerous to hide. And when the tangled web of secrets and betrayal is finally unwound, what lies at its heart will change the group forever.

Book information

ISBN: 9781534470965
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Imprint: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Pub date:
Edition: Reprint ed.
DEWEY: FIC
Language: English
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 249g
Height: 201mm
Width: 132mm
Spine width: 20mm