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Megan Miranda

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Megan Miranda was a scientist and high school teacher before writing Fracture, which came out of her fascination with scientific mysteries—especially those associated with the brain. Megan has a BS in biology from MIT and spent her post-college years either rocking a lab coat or reading books. She lives near Charlotte, North Carolina, where she volunteers as an MIT Educational Counselor. Fracture is her first novel.

Genres: Mystery, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult Fiction

   1. Fracture (2011)
   2. Vengeance (2014)
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The Blackbird Season (2017)
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The Wife (2018)
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The French Girl (2018)
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"A gripping mystery that delves into the past and the darker side of friendships, this book will have you questioning everything you think you know. The French Girl is a fantastic debut about tangled relationships, shifting perceptions, and the memories--and people--that haunt us. I was completely captivated from beginning to end."
Mister Tender's Girl (2018)
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The Elizas (2018)
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The Good Liar (2018)
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The Last Time I Lied (2018)
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Trust Me (2018)
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When the Lights Go Out (2018)
Mary Kubica
"Kubica brilliantly unravels the lives of two women in this tense and haunting tale of identity and deceit. WHEN THE LIGHTS GO OUT will keep you questioning everything-and everyone-until the riveting conclusion. A twisty, captivating, edge-of-your-seat read."
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The Perfect Escape (2022)
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