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Karen M. McManus and Holly Jackson in conversation

Monday 16th March 18:00 at Birmingham

Join queens of teen crime and the criminal masterminds behind bestsellers One Of Us Is Lying and A Good Girl’s Guide To Murder - Karen M. McManus and Holly Jackson - for this exclusive event at Waterstones Birmingham, chaired by Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller Gillian McAllister.

Tickets £3 general admission

In celebration of the publication of Karen’s eagerly awaited sequel One of Us Is Next , and in anticipation of Holly’s next book Good Girl, Bad Blood in April – join this powerhouse duo for an evening discussing all things twisty, turny, devious and dark.

Described by Entertainment Weekly as “Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club”, One of Us is Lying was the bestselling book for teens in 2018, with over 200,000 copies sold in the UK and over 100 weeks on the New York Times bestseller chart in the US. Karen M. McManus earned her BA in English from the College of the Holy Cross and her MA in journalism from Northeastern University. Her work has been published in more than 40 countries.

“A taut, compulsively readable, elegantly plotted thriller” according to The Guardian, A Good Girl’s Guide To Murder was theUK’sbestselling Children’s and YA debut of 2019 with over 60,000 copies sold in the UK. Holly Jackson grew up in Buckinghamshire and started writing stories from a young age, completing her first attempt at a novel aged fifteen. She is a massive true-crime fan and her hobbies include binge-playing video games and pointing out grammatical errors in street signs.

Gillian McAllister has been writing for as long as she can remember. She graduated with an English degree before working as a lawyer. She lives in Birmingham where she now writes full-time. She is the Sunday Times bestselling author of Everything but the Truth, Anything You Do Say, No Further Questions and The Evidence Against You.

Birmingham Waterstones, Birmingham
Monday 16th March 18:00
£3 general admission (booking fee included)

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