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A Good Girl's Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson
Young adult

A Good Girl's Guide to Murder

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by Holly Jackson

Quick take

Case closed? Not so fast. A straight-A teen investigates the truth behind a murder her town thought was solved.

Good to know

  • Fast read

  • Puzzle

  • First in series

  • Murder

Why I love it

As a reader who developed her book obsession by devouring every Nancy Drew installment in elementary school, I've been an avid enthusiast of YA crime fiction for most of my life. I cannot resist a good mystery, and am always on the hunt for the next "it" book in the genre. I'm a busy mom of two, so it is rare for me to find a book so special that I can finish it in two sittings, but that's exactly...

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Pretty and popular high school senior Andie Bell was murdered by her boyfriend, Sal Singh, who then killed himself. It was all anyone could talk about. And five years later, Pip sees how the tragedy still haunts her town.

But she can't shake the feeling that there was more to what happened that day. She knew Sal when she was a child, and he was always so kind to her. How could he possibly have be...

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