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Cruel Summer by James Dawson


417zg-BNx9L._SY445_A year after the suicide of one of their friends, the rest of the group decide to spend the summer together in a holiday villa in the Mediterranean.

They’re hoping to get over the terrible events of the previous year, but then a new guest arrives – claiming to have evidence that the suicide was actually murder.

When she is found dead, it becomes clear that the killer must be one of them – but who is it? And will they strike again?



Author: K

YA writer. Voracious reader. Feminist. Home educator. Addicted to tea and Twitter.

2 thoughts on “Cruel Summer by James Dawson

  1. Ooh, this looks interesting. Thanks for the tip.

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