Waiting on Wednesday: THERE WILL BE LIES by Nick Lake

Jill over at Breaking the Spine started this and I believe that it's awesome" This blog post is to alert those that visit about "the" book that we cannot wait to get our hands on.

This week I have selected another contemporary read that is briming with mystery and lies. I always like to find a novel that will have me on edge and totally throwing me off my guessing game and THERE WILL BE LIES by Nick Lake seems to be that kind of read. I cannot wait to sink my teeth into this mystery of Shelby Lane Cooper that the lies that surround her world. I say bring it on. 

THERE WILL BE LIES
by Nick Lake
ISBN-13: 978-1619634404
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Pages: 464
Amazon, B&N, Goodreads


New from Printz winner Nick Lake—the ultimate thrill ride about the lies others tell us . . . and the lies we tell ourselves.

Shelby Jane Cooper’s world is the town of Scottsdale, Arizona, where she’s home-schooled, hits balls at the batting cage, visits the library, and sees The Boy. Life in her city in the desert is one big routine, like ice-cream-for-dinner Fridays: normal. 

But in four hours, she’ll be struck by a car, and that’s when normal ends.

Barely recovered from the accident, Shelby is inexplicably whisked away by her mother—away from the hospital, her home, and everything she loves—on a manic road trip to the Grand Canyon. 

Shelby’s mother says that everything’s fine. But with mile after mile falling fast behind them, Shelby starts to question everything she knows about her life and tries to piece together what’s real, what isn’t, and who she can ultimately trust.


Master storyteller Nick Lake hooks readers from page one in this emotional rollercoaster which rockets from one dramatic twist to the next until the book’s shocking conclusion.

2 comments:

  1. That's new to me! Not sure it's my kind of read but still hope you love it!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

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