Dès le premier regard, Ash et Poppy sont tombées amoureuses malgré leurs différences et leurs milieux familiaux que tout oppose. Pour la soirée du Nouvel An, Ash décide de dormir chez Poppy, sans prévenir ses parents. Inquiets, ces derniers lui demandent de rentrer immédiatement. Sur le trajet du retour, Ash est déconcentrée par une fille qui l'accoste, elle se fait renverser par une voiture et meurt. La fille qui l'a accostée est une Faucheuse, et en tant que dernière personne à mourir avant le dernier coup de minuit, Ash est devenue une Faucheuse à son tour. Ash a du mal à accepter sa nouvelle condition car cela signifie oublier son premier amour. Or, elle ferait n'importe quoi pour revoir Poppy... morte ou vive...
They say I'm evil. The police. The newspapers. The girls from school who sigh on the six o'clock news and say they always knew there was something not quite right about me. And everyone believes it. Including you. But you don't know. You don't know who I used to be. Who I could have been. Sometimes I wonder if I'll ever shake off my mistakes or if I'll just carry them around with me forever like a bunch of red balloons. Awaiting trial at Archway Young Offenders Institution, Emily Koll is going to tell her side of the story for the first time. Heart-Shaped Bruise is a compulsive and moving novel about infamy, identity and how far a person might go to seek revenge.
The sensationally good Tanya Byrne returns with her new novel - a dark, compulsive tale of obsession and betrayal
When sixteen-year-old Adamma Okomma, a Nigerian diplomat's daughter, arrives at exclusive Crofton College in Wiltshire, she is immediately drawn to beautiful, tempestuous, unpredictable Scarlett Chiltern. Adamma and Scarlett become inseparable - until they fall for the same guy. Soon the battle lines are drawn and Adamma is shunned by Scarlett and her privileged peers. But then Scarlett goes missing and everything takes a darker turn. Adamma always knew that Scarlett had her secrets, but some secrets are too big to keep and this one will change all of their lives for ever.
Lola Durand hates her stepmother. It's a cliché but it's true. Lola Durand can't get through to her father. He never wants to talk about the things that matter: why they had to move to Paris, why he had to marry evil Agatha, and how they can get through the heartache of her mother's death together.If he won't listen, she'll show him. She'll show him the truth about his new wife and then her life can go back to normal, just the way she likes it. Lola Durand knows a secret about her stepmother. She's going to share it.