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Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Holt Books for Young Readers
On Sale: 03/26/2019
ISBN: 9781250156297288 Pages, Ages 14-18
Celebrity-studded parties that last long into the night. Camera flashes and designer clothes. And a body found floating in the Venice Beach canals.
But let’s start at the beginning.
Justine Childs is your average teenage girl, until the day ex-child-star Eva Kate Kelly moves in across the way. Eva Kate is gorgeous, seductive, and eager to invite Justine into her glittery world. Their relationship intensifies quickly, but there is a lot they aren't telling each other, and in the midst of the whirlwind, a girl lies dead. Who killed Eva Kate? Justine swears her innocence—and she’d like you to hear her side of the story.
THE BODY IN THE CANAL
Is this story really about a person with three first names? Could anything be more tedious than a person with three first names? I know you, I can imagine you rolling...
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"Zara Lisbon's debut is as fast-paced, fascinating, and frightening as celebrity itself." —BJ Novak
"A dark, comic, funny, sad, gorgeous Los Angeles noir of a book. Don't miss this one!" —Melissa de la Cruz, New York Times-bestselling author of the Alex & Eliza trilogy
"Uh . . . this book has everything. Star studded parties, ex-child-stars, and a murder mystery? Add it to your TBR list immediately." —Cosmopolitan
"Jaded teens, tabloid travails, and murder, oh my!" —Kirkus Reviews