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Karen M. McManus
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The Cousins

4.57  ·  Rating details ·  28 ratings  ·  8 reviews
Krista Marino at Delacorte has acquired a new YA novel by Karen M. McManus, author of the bestselling One of Us Is Lying. The new book, The Cousins, tells the story of three cousins who are invited to spend the summer with their estranged grandmother at her exclusive island resort, only to uncover that their family's past is filled with dark, complicated secrets. The book ...more
Expected publication: 2020 by Delacorte Press
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Karen McManus
Feb 15, 2019 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Since a few people have asked: this book, which will be my fourth published book and will be released in 2021, is not part of the One of Us Is Lying series. It's a standalone YA mystery, in the same vein as Two Can Keep a Secret, with a brand-new setting and different characters :)
Apr 03, 2019 marked it as to-read
If this book's title doesn't start with the word "three" then what's even the point?

EDIT 21/10/19: Okay so.... disappointment much?? I mean it even says in the description it's about THREE cousins so why you gotta be so lame with the title and ruin the tradition of McManus book titles??? C'mon...
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Nov 14, 2019 marked it as future-stars
Am I underwhelmed by the title?

But I'd still read anything by McManus, so there you go
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Oct 17, 2019 marked it as to-be-released
This is such an awful title. I hope they change it before it gets published. ...more
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Nov 02, 2018 marked it as to-read
More Karen M. McManus books? I'm totally gonna read this! You're a fool if you don't!
Dec 31, 2018 marked it as to-read
This is a trilogy? What? Awesome!!!!!
Sep 17, 2019 marked it as to-read
Spring 2021 Ahhh I just found out about this and I can't wait for it!! ...more
Oct 18, 2019 marked it as to-read
I would read anything by Karen , I had just realised that .
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Karen M. McManus is the author of the New York Times and international bestselling young adult novels One of Us Is Lying and Two Can Keep a Secret. Her work has been translated into 40 languages worldwide.
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