An ancient coded manuscript leads four teens into a world of mystery, secret societies, and murder. Nora and her friends start decoding a manuscript rumored to contain the secret to a machine that can connect man to God. Nora’s relegated to translating the letters of the manuscript author’s daughter when she discovers that the letters actually hold the key. Now they’re the target of a secret society that will do anything, including murdering one of Nora’s friends, to gain this knowledge. Will they discover the secret before it’s too late?
Hannah can see and communicate with the ghost of her best friend, Lillian, who basically starved herself to death 6 months ago. As she grapples with this, a number of girls are found murdered in the local park, each one accompanied by valentines. Lillian convinces Hannah to look into the murders, even when Hannah begins to wonder if her new boyfriend Finn could be behind them.
After his parents divorce, high school junior Vinnie Gold moves to Long Island with his mother and new stepfather and must negotiate a secret crush and a rather complicated connection with the popular girl next door.
Emaline and Luke have dated all through High School, yet their seemingly perfect relationship in their seemingly perfect beach town ends the summer before college. Emaline starts dating Theo, a New York film student assisting his boss with a documentary on a local artist. Her distant biological father suddenly reappears in her life after at the same time. Trying to mend her relationship with her father makes her realize that maybe Theo isn't the best fit for her.
Continues the Lying Game series. Emma's next suspect in Sutton's death is their biological mother, Becky, who's come back to town but is certifiably crazy, spending much of her time in the mental ward until she escapes. Information Emma gains throughout the book, as well as a mysterious death at the end, may serve to clear Becky.
Concludes the Delirium trilogy. Lena and Alex have been reunited, but Lena's with Julian now and Alex gives her the cold shoulder. When the government starts trying to wipe out the Resistance camps, they decide to fight back. Lena's mother joins their forces. meanwhile, Lena's old friend Hana has been matched with the mayor of Portland, but she begins to learn some disturbing things about him and what happened to his first wife. She begins a quiet rebellion of her own.
Concludes the Chemical Garden trilogy. Rhine has escaped from Vaughn, and Linden and Cecily follow, staying at Vaughn's brother Reed's house. Rhine is determined to find her brother, but suffers setbacks (her own illness, Cecily's loss of the baby). When she does find him, she discovers he may be working with Vaughn to find a cure for the virus. Torn between what she knows of Vaughn and what she learns from her brother, Rhine must decide whether to continue fighting him or help.