Pretty Lies by Blake Blessing (Astrid Scott Series Book 1)
English | 2019 | Young adult| ePUB | 1.0 Mb
Pretty Lies :New town. New school. Same lies.
This is my senior year, and not only have my parents moved me to a new place where I know nothing and no one, they are determined to make me fall in line with the life they want me to have.
Not the life that I want. But what fits perfectly into their world.
I’m looking for any possible way to escape this prison and leave them behind. Which has been harder than I thought.
An opportunity to escape appears. And I’m going to take it. I’m going to use four so-called perfect guys in this new town to make it happen. The ones that have it all, or so everyone thinks.
And they’re going to be my ticket out.
“My heart started to thump to the beat of the washing machine currently on the last spin cycle. She must have thrown shoes in the wash with all the banging coming from the laundry room.
“I, um. I thought you said this morning you were going to stop at the store on the way home.” I didn’t know how I could mess up like this so much. I could already tell she was going to flip in T minus two seconds.
“No, that’s not what I said, you stupid girl. I had to work the late shift today. I specifically asked you to get the chicken so dinner wouldn’t be late tonight. How many times do I have to tell you something before you do it right?”
Her words smacked against me like small pellets of shame.
“Sorry, Mom. I’ll go right now.” I snatched my keys out of the frog dish we kept in the kitchen, heading around her and straight to the back door.”