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Shade Me by Jennifer Brown
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Published Date: 19 January 2016
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Nikki Kill does not see
the world like everyone else. In her eyes, happiness is pink, sadness
is a mixture of brown and green, and lies are gray. Thanks to a rare
phenomenon called synesthesia, Nikki’s senses overlap, in a way that
both comforts and overwhelms her.
Always an outsider, just one
‘D’ shy of flunking out, Nikki’s life is on the fast track to nowhere
until the night a mysterious call lights her phone up bright orange—the
color of emergencies. It’s the local hospital. They need Nikki to
identify a Jane Doe who is barely hanging on to life after a horrible
The victim is Peyton Hollis, a popular girl from Nikki’s
school who Nikki hardly knows. One thing is clear: Someone wants Peyton
dead. But why? And why was Nikki’s cell the only number in Peyton’s
As she tries to decipher the strange kaleidoscope of
clues, Nikki finds herself thrust into the dark, glittering world of the
ultra-rich Hollis family, and drawn towards Peyton’s handsome,
never-do-well older brother Dru. While Nikki’s colors seem to help her
unravel the puzzle, what she can’t see is that she may be falling into a
trap. The only truth she can be sure of is that death is a deep,
Shade Me is award-winning author Jennifer Brown’s first book in a thrilling suspense series about Nikki Kill. (summary from Goodreads)
Suspense and synesthesia, oh, yes, yes, yes! And that cover! Can't wait for this one.
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