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The Girl in the Park

Authors: Fredericks, Mariah
Lexile: 510,
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
BISAC/Subject: YAF042000, YAF058040, YAF058270
ISBN: 9780375899072, Related ISBNs: 0375868437, 0375899073, 0375968431, 0449815919, 9780375868436
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 224,
Audience: Young adult
Synopsis: When Wendy Geller's body is found in Central Park after the night of a rager, newspaper headlines scream,"Death in the Park: Party Girl Found Strangled." But shy Rain, once Wendy's best friend, knows there was more to Wendy than just "party girl." As she struggles to separate the friend she knew from the tangle of gossip and headlines, Rain becomes determined to discover the truth about the murder. Written in a voice at once immediate, riveting, and utterly convincing, Mariah Frederick's mystery brilliantly exposes the cracks in this exclusive New York City world and the teenagers that move within it.
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