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 New girl Raye Archer is desperate for a way into the in crowd, and so when ice-queen Ella Parker chooses her to get back at her ex, the gorgeous Julian Kilgarry, Raye is more than game. Even if it means creating a fake Facebook identity as “Elizabeth” so that she can learn enough about Julian to sabotage him. While a fun and dangerous thrill at first, Raye hadn’t counted on falling for Julian herself—and igniting Ella’s considerable rage.  As Raye works to reconcile the temptress Elizabeth with her real-life self, Ella serves up her own revenge. Now it’s Raye who falls victim, as Ella masterminds an online smear campaign of nasty rumors and trashy photographs. Suddenly notorious, Raye has to find a way out of the web of deceit that she herself has helped to build, and back to the relationships that matter.  Adele Griffin’s riveting novel explores the issues of...
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 New girl Raye Archer is desperate for a way into the in crowd, and so when ice-queen Ella Parker chooses her to get back at her ex, the gorgeous Julian Kilgarry, Raye is more than game. Even if it means creating a fake Facebook identity as “Elizabeth” so that she can learn enough about Julian to sabotage him. While a fun and dangerous thrill at first, Raye hadn’t counted on falling for Julian herself—and igniting Ella’s considerable rage.

 As Raye works to reconcile the temptress Elizabeth with her real-life self, Ella serves up her own revenge. Now it’s Raye who falls victim, as Ella masterminds an online smear campaign of nasty rumors and trashy photographs. Suddenly notorious, Raye has to find a way out of the web of deceit that she herself has helped to build, and back to the relationships that matter.

 Adele Griffin’s riveting novel explores the issues of generation Facebook: the desire to be someone else, real versus online friends, and the pitfalls and fallouts of posting your personal life online for all the world to judge.

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Adele Griffin has written a number of books for young adults, including Where I Want to Be, Amandine, The Other Shepards, the Witch Twins and Vampire Island series, Picture the Dead with bestselling illustrator...

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Published Reviews

Apr.16.2010

Picture the Dead by Adele Griffin, illus. by Lisa Brown (Sourcebooks Fire, $14.99, 9781402237126/140223712X, 272 pp., ages 12-up, May 2010)

Adele Griffin here combines the supernatural elements she...

May.05.2010

Picture the Dead

Adele Griffin
Illustrator: Lisa Brown
Fiction
For ages 14 and up
Sourcebooks , 2010 ISBN: 978-1402237126

Ever since the death of her parents, Jennie...