Giveaway: THE LYING WOODS (US Only)

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The Lying Woods (US Only)

by: Ashley Elston

Release Date: November 13, 2018

Publisher: Hyperion

About the Book:

Owen Foster has never wanted for anything. Then his mother shows up at his elite New Orleans boarding school cradling a bombshell: his privileged life has been funded by stolen money. After using the family business, the single largest employer in his small Louisiana town, to embezzle millions and drain the employees' retirement accounts, Owen's father vanished without a trace, leaving Owen and his mother to deal with the fallout.

Owen returns to Lake Cane to finish his senior year, where people he can barely remember despise him for his father's crimes. It's bad enough dealing with muttered insults and glares, but when Owen and his mother receive increasingly frightening threats from someone out for revenge, he knows he must get to the bottom of what really happened at Louisiana Frac--and the cryptic note his father sent him at his boarding school days before disappearing.

Owen's only refuge is the sprawling, isolated pecan orchard he works at after school, owned by a man named Gus who has his own secrets--and in some ways seems to know Owen better than he knows himself. As Owen uncovers a terrible injustice that looms over the same Preacher Woods he's claimed as his own, he must face a shocking truth about his own past--and write a better future.

About the Author:

Ashley Elston is the author of several novels including: The Rules for Disappearing (a finalist in the Best Young Adult Novel category of the International Thriller Writers Thriller Awards) and This Is Our Story. She has a liberal arts degree from Louisiana State University in Shreveport and worked for many years as a wedding photographer before turning her hand to writing. Ashley lives in Shreveport, Louisiana with her husband and three sons. For more information about Ashley and her books, please visit http://www.ashleyelston.com.

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Two winners will each receive finished copies of THE LYING WOODS.

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Kara S on Friday, 09 November 2018 03:43

The synopsis is delightfully intriguing -- I see this as a must-read. The cover is attractive, yet understated. I appreciate the chance to win. Cheers, Kara S

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The synopsis is delightfully intriguing -- I see this as a must-read. The cover is attractive, yet understated. I appreciate the chance to win. Cheers, Kara S
Debra Branigan on Saturday, 10 November 2018 21:47

The cover provides the atmosphere for the storyline which sounds quite interesting. Definitely on my TBR. Good luck with the novel.

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The cover provides the atmosphere for the storyline which sounds quite interesting. Definitely on my TBR. Good luck with the novel.
Shannon Mizikoski on Monday, 03 December 2018 21:59

I have heard so many AMAZING things about this already! I like that the cover is simple, but it still seems to convey the atmosphere. Thanks so much for the chance!

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I have heard so many AMAZING things about this already! I like that the cover is simple, but it still seems to convey the atmosphere. Thanks so much for the chance!
Penny Olson on Tuesday, 04 December 2018 22:44

I love the stark tree on the cover. The synopsis sounds mysterious and intriguing.

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I love the stark tree on the cover. The synopsis sounds mysterious and intriguing.
Danielle Hammelef on Wednesday, 05 December 2018 18:57

I love how the cover matches the previous books in it's simplicity. The synopsis sounds suspenseful and exciting.

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I love how the cover matches the previous books in it's simplicity. The synopsis sounds suspenseful and exciting.
Donna Saunders on Wednesday, 05 December 2018 21:42

That cover is absolutely gorgeous. The synopsis sounds extremely intriguing. I believe this story will have it's reader on the edge of their seat and begging for more!

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That cover is absolutely gorgeous. The synopsis sounds extremely intriguing. I believe this story will have it's reader on the edge of their seat and begging for more!
Dan Denman on Thursday, 06 December 2018 09:33

I like the design of the book cover. This story sounds mysterious and intriguing.

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I like the design of the book cover. This story sounds mysterious and intriguing.
Nancy Hernandez on Friday, 07 December 2018 22:40

The story sounds amazing, I think I would read this immediately.

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The story sounds amazing, I think I would read this immediately.

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