One perfect lie
—Scottoline, Lisa, author.
Book
2017
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"One perfect lie is an emotional thriller and a suburban crime story that will keep you guessing until you turn the very last page. On the surface, it tells the tale of the struggling single mother of a high-school pitcher, a shy kid so athletically talented that he's being recruited for a full-ride scholarship to a Division I college, with a future in major-league baseball. But the mother fears that she's losing her grip on her son because he's being lured down a darker path by one of his teammates, a secretly disturbed young man from an affluent family, whose excellent grades and fun-loving manner conceal his violent criminal plans. Add a handsome stranger who comes to town and infiltrates the high school, posing as a teacher but with a hidden agenda all his own. The mix becomes combustible when a beloved faculty member turns up dead as a suicide, in circumstances equally consistent with murder. Only then is the true identity of the fake teacher revealed, and the single mother finds herself engaged in a battle for the future, the soul, and the very life of her only son. One Perfect Lie is a riveting and suspenseful family drama, and by the time you close the book, you will realize that nothing was as it seemed at the beginning"-- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Subjects:
Baseball players -- Fiction.
High school teachers -- Fiction.
Impostors and imposture -- Fiction.
Secrecy -- Fiction.
Single parents -- Fiction.
Genre:
Thrillers (Fiction)
ISBN:
9781250252807 (paperback)
9781250099570
9781250099563
1250252806
1250099560
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
355 pages ; 25 cm
Notes:
Publisher, pagination and printing dates may vary.
LCCN:
2016053892
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