McManus, Karen M.
One of us is lying
When the creator of a high school gossip app mysteriously dies in front of four high-profile students all four become suspects. It's up to them to solve the case.
To catch a killer
As a toddler, Erin survived for three days alongside the corpse of her murdered mother, and the case -- which remains unsolved -- fascinated a nation. Her father's identity unknown, Erin was taken in by her mother's best friend and has become a relatively normal teen. Fourteen years later, Erin is once again at the center of a brutal homicide when she finds the body of her biology teacher. Erin believes her mother's killer has struck again. Inspired by her uncle, an FBI agent, Erin turns to her longtime crush (and fellow suspect) Journey Michaels to help her crack the case before it's too late.
The girl I used to be
When Olivia's mother was killed, everyone suspected her father of murder. But his whereabouts remained a mystery. Fast forward fourteen years. New evidence now proves Olivia's father was actually murdered on the same fateful day her mother died. That means there's a killer still at large. It's up to Olivia to uncover who that may be. But can she do that before the killer tracks her down first?
When her best friend Cassie sends her a cryptic note asking for help, Wylie sets out to find her with Jasper, the guy who set Cassie off the rails. As Wylie and Jasper head farther and farther north into the dense woods of Maine, Wylie struggles to control her growing sense that something is really wrong.
A study in Charlotte
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson descendants, Charlotte and Jamie, students at a Connecticut boarding school, team up to solve a murder
Seventeen-year-old Max, his girlfriend Parvati, and best friend Pres form Liars, Inc., expecting that forging notes and lying for their peers will lead to easy cash, but when Pres asks Max to cover for him, it may be a fatal mistake.
I hunt killers
Seventeen-year-old Jazz learned all about being a serial killer from his notorious "Dear Old Dad," but believes he has a conscience that will help fight his own urges and right some of his father's wrongs, so he secretly helps the police apprehend the town's newest murderer, "The Impressionist."
The deadly sister
Abby Goodwin has always covered for her sister. Tabitha's screw ups started out ordinary enough: Broken curfews. Failed classes. Hanging out with the wrong crowd.But now Tabitha's been accused of murder. And Abby's not sure she'll be able to cover for her anymore.