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The Lies They Tell

Gillian French

French’s (Grit, 2017) dark mystery is filled with intriguing characters and unexpected twists and turns that will leave the reader guessing until the very end. Pearl Haskins, 18, lives in Tenney’s Harbor, a popular summer resort for the wealthy where she works waiting tables at the local country club. When a fire destroys the Garrison mansion, killing most of the family, everyone blames the caretaker, Pearl’s father. Six months later, Tristan, the last surviving Garrison befriends Pearl and invites her to ritzy parties and events. She accepts his invitations hoping to get closer to the truth and clear her father’s name. But Pearl soon finds herself trapped in a sinister web of secrets, lies, and betrayals that will leave no one's life unchanged!