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Break a mirror. Walk under a ladder. Step on a crack. Innocent childhood superstitions … But someone at the Trask Academy of Performing Arts is taking things one step further when the campus is rocked with the deaths of some of its star students. Senior Layna Curtis realizes the random, accidental deaths of her friends aren’t random—or accidents—at all. Someone has taken childhood games too far, using the idea of superstitions to dispose of classmates. As Layna tries to convince people of her theory, she uncovers that each escalating, gruesome murder leads closer to its final victim: her.
From Book Riot And Around The Internet
“If The Hate U Give featured more than one use of that word, the movie would be in jeopardy of losing the PG-13 rating that Tillman and his distributor, 20th Century Fox, had hoped to earn, and teenagers who treasured the book might be barred from seeing the adaptation.”
Marcia Clark’s Samantha Birkman series is $1.99 each if you like mysteries starring lawyers! Blood Defense; Moral Defense; Snap Judgement. (Review) (TW it’s been too long but I want to say an educated guess would be rape.)
Audiobooks On Hoopla! (Hoopla is a fantastic app that many libraries use, which has no holds and everyone is picking from the same catalog regardless of your library!)
The first 3 books in Ausma Zehanat Khan’s fantastic Rachel Getty & Esa Khattak series are available! It’s technically set in Canada, following two detectives, but the series travels the world dealing with important social issues. (I don’t remember specific trigger warnings but the series deals with tough topics.)
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