One of Us Is Lying (One of Us is Lying, #1) by Karen M. McManusThe Breakfast Club meets Pretty Little Liars, One of Us Is Lying is the story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has something to hide.
Pay close attention and you might solve this.
On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention.
Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule.
Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess.
Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing.
Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher.
And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview Highs notorious gossip app.
Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom. Before the end of detention, Simons dead. And according to investigators, his death wasnt an accident. On Monday, he died. But on Tuesday, hed planned to post juicy reveals about all four of his high-profile classmates, which makes all four of them suspects in his murder. Or are they the perfect patsies for a killer whos still on the loose?
Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you would go to protect them.
One of Us is Lying Summary
Five students are held in detention by Mr. Avery , a stickler for social media and cell phones , who caught all five with phones in their bags during class despite his zero-tolerance policy. All of the students claim that the phones were planted in their bags, and even produce their real cell phones to prove their innocence, but Avery ignores their claims and leaves them all to work on their essays about how social media is ruining American teens. As the students and Mr. The officer asks the four students if any of them ever ran into any trouble with Simon or his app, but they all deny ever having been featured on it.
One of Us Is Lying is the story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has something to hide. Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom. Before the end of detention Simon's dead. On Monday, he died.
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One of Us Is Lying Summary & Study Guide Description
The following version of the novel was used to create this study guide: McManus, Karen. One of Us is Lying. - These notes were contributed by members of the GradeSaver community.
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