The Space Between Trees
The Space Between Trees
The Space Between Trees
Katie Williams
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Not your everyday coming-of-age novelThis story was supposed to be about Eviehow she hasn't made a friend in years, how she tends to stretch the truth (especially about her so-called relationship with college drop-out Jonah Luks), and how she finally comes into her own once she learns to just be herselfbut it isn't. Because when her classmate Elizabeth "Zabet" McCabe's murdered body is found in the woods, everything changesand Evie's life is never the same again.

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  • Mystery

Age Level: 

  • 12 and up
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Evie seems like a normal outcast at Chippewa High School, until her childhood playmate shows up dead in the woods. After lying to the deceased girls father, Evie is plunged into a nightmarish friendship and an undesirable responsibility to find the girls killer. Evies situation turns even worse when Hadley, her new friend, nearly runs a man over at a local diner. Soon the man is stalking Hadley and Evie, and they cant help but accuse him of the murder. Was the killer the mysterious man, or Jonah Luks, Evies crush? Find out in The Space Between the Trees, by Katie Williams.

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In this twisted tale, Evie the quirky loner is at the wrong place at the wrong time when her crush and sometimes friend discovers a body in Hokepe Woods-a body that turns out to be her childhood playmate. At the funeral, a fateful lie leads Evie into a complicated relationship with the dead girls father and best friend. Before she knows what happening she is on the track of looking for the killer even if she has to suspect everyone she knows.

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