One of Us is Lying

by

Karen McManus

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Bronwyn Rojas Character Analysis

The “brain” of the Bayview Four, Bronwyn is an overachiever with dreams of attending Yale. Her squeaky-clean image, though, is compromised when an About This post reveals that she cheated her way through chemistry last year—and the rumor turns out to be true. As Bronwyn is drawn deeper and deeper into the investigation of Simon’s murder, she worries that her future will be jeopardized by her past mistakes, even though she only did what she did—stealing test answers off of a teacher’s Google Drive account—in order to live up to the enormous pressure her family places on her to succeed. As the investigation continues, Bronwyn’s sister Maeve helps her to uncover information that could help exonerate not just Bronwyn but all of the Bayview Four—including Nate, with whom Bronwyn strikes up an unlikely but intense romance. Bronwyn is headstrong, opinionated, insecure, and committed to defending those she loves no matter the cost to her own image or reputation.

Bronwyn Rojas Quotes in One of Us is Lying

The One of Us is Lying quotes below are all either spoken by Bronwyn Rojas or refer to Bronwyn Rojas. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one:
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). Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Random House edition of One of Us is Lying published in 2017.
Chapter 1 Quotes

A sex tape. A pregnancy scare. Two cheating scandals. And that's just this week’s update. If all you knew of Bayview High was Simon Kelleher's gossip app, you'd wonder how anyone found time to go to class.

"Old news, Bronwyn," says a voice over my shoulder. "'Wait till you see tomorrow's post."

Damn. I hate getting caught reading About That, especially by its creator. I lower my phone and slam my locker shut. "Whose lives are you ruining next, Simon?"

Simon falls into step beside me as I move against the flow of students heading for the exit. "It’s a public service," he says with a dismissive wave. […] “Anyway, they bring it on themselves. If people didn’t lie and cheat, I’d be out of business.”

Related Characters: Simon Kelleher (speaker), Bronwyn Rojas (speaker)
Page Number: 3
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Chapter 16 Quotes

Four days after we're featured on the local news, the story goes national on Mikhail Powers Investigates. I knew it was coming, since Mikhail’s producers had tried to reach my family all week. We never responded, thanks to basic common sense and also Robin’s legal advice. Nate didn’t either, and Addy said she and Cooper both refused to talk as well. So the show will be airing in fifteen minutes without commentary from any of the people actually involved. Unless one of us is lying. Which is always a possibility.

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Maeve and I are sprawled on my bed watching the minutes on my alarm clock tick by until my debut as a national disgrace. Or rather, I am, and she’s combing through the 4chan links she found through Simon’s admin site.

"Check this out," she says, angling her laptop toward me.

The long discussion thread covers a school shooting that happened last spring a few counties over. A sophomore boy concealed a handgun in his jacket and opened fire in the hallway after the first bell. Seven students and a teacher died before the boy turned the gun on himself, I have to read a few of the comments more than once before I realize the thread isn’t condemning the boy, but celebrating him. It’s a bunch of sickos cheering on what he did.

"Maeve." I burrow my head in my arms, not wanting to read any more. "What the hell is this?"

"Some forum Simon was all over a few months back."

I raise my head to stare at her. " Simon posted there? How do you know?"

"He used that AnarchiSK name from About That," Maeve replies.

Related Characters: Bronwyn Rojas (speaker), Maeve Rojas (speaker), Simon Kelleher
Page Number: 176
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Chapter 17 Quotes

Sexism is alive and well in true-crime coverage, because Bronwyn and I aren’t nearly as popular with the general public as Cooper and Nate. Especially Nate. All the tween girls posting about us on social media love him. They couldn’t care less that het a convicted drug dealer, because he’s got dreamy eyes.

Same goes for school. Bronwyn and I are pariahs—other than her friends, her sister, and Janae, hardly anyone talks to us. They just whisper behind our backs. But Cooper's as golden as ever. And Nate—well, it’s not like Nate was ever popular, exactly. He’s never seemed to care what people think, though, and he still doesn’t.

Related Characters: Addy Prentiss (speaker), Bronwyn Rojas, Nate Macauley, Cooper Clay, Janae
Page Number: 175
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Chapter 19 Quotes

Another long silence descends while I try to gather my thoughts. I should be angrier, probably. I should demand proof of his trustworthiness, even though I have no idea what that would look like. I should ask lots of pointed questions designed to ferret out whatever other lies he’s told me.

But the thing is, I do believe him. I won’t pretend I know Nate inside and out after a few weeks, but I know what it's like to tell yourself a lie so often that it becomes the truth. I did it, and I haven’t had to muddle through life almost completely on my own.

And I’ve never thought he had it in him to kill Simon.

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Chapter 21 Quotes

It’s a mundane, innocuous conversation compared to yesterday’s lunch, when we caught up on my police visit, Nate's mother, and the fact that Addy got called to the station separately to answer questions about the missing EpiPens again. Yesterday we were murder suspects with complicated personal lives, but today we're just being girls.

Page Number: 237
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Chapter 23 Quotes

[Nate] crosses to our table and dumps his backpack next to Bronwyn. She stands up, winds her arms around his neck, and kisses him like they're alone while the entire cafeteria erupts into gasps and catcalls. I stare as much as everyone else. I mean, I kind of guessed, but this is pretty public. I'm not sure if Bronwyn’s trying to distract everyone from Cooper or if she couldn’t help herself. Maybe both.

Either way, Cooper's effectively been forgotten. He's motionless at the entrance until I grab his arm. "Come sit. The whole murder club at one table. They can stare at all of us together."

Related Characters: Addy Prentiss (speaker), Bronwyn Rojas, Nate Macauley, Cooper Clay
Page Number: 260
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Chapter 24 Quotes

We're not getting anywhere with this conversation. But I'm struck by a couple of things as I listen to them talk. One: I like all of them more than I thought I would. Bronwyn’s obviously been the biggest surprise, and like doesn't cover it. But Addy's turned into kind of a badass, and Cooper's not as one- dimensional as I thought.

And two: I don’t think any of them did it.

Related Characters: Nate Macauley (speaker), Bronwyn Rojas, Cooper Clay, Addy Prentiss
Page Number: 269
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Maeve's hand finds mine as Mikhail drops his last bombshell—a screen capture of the 4chan discussion threads, with Simon’s worst posts about the Orange County school shooting highlighted:

Look, I support the notion of violently disrupting schools in theory, but this kid showed a depressing lack of imagination. I mean, it was fine, I guess. It got the job done. But it was so prosaic, Haven't we seen this a hundred times now? Kid shoots up school, shoots up sell film at eleven. Raise the stakes, for God's sake. Do something original.

A grenade, maybe. Samurai swords? Surprise me when you take out a bunch of asshole lemmings. That's all I'm asking.

Related Characters: Bronwyn Rojas (speaker), Simon Kelleher, Maeve Rojas, Mikhail Powers
Page Number: 271
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I'm not sure you could call it journalism, but Mikhail Powers Investigates definitely has an impact over the next few days. Somebody starts a Change.org petition to drop the investigation that collects almost twenty thousand signatures. The MLB and local colleges get heat about whether they discriminate against gay players. The tone of the media coverage shifts, with more questions being raised about the police’s handling of the case than about us. And when I return to school on Monday, people actually talk to me again. […] Maybe my life won’t ever be fully normal again, but by the end of the week I start to hope it'll be less criminal.

Related Characters: Bronwyn Rojas (speaker), Mikhail Powers
Page Number: 272
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Chapter 28 Quotes

"Let's go back to what we know," Bronwyn says. Her voice is almost clinical, but her face is flushed brick red. “Simon was one of those people who thought he should be at the center of everything, but wasn’t. And he was obsessed with the idea of making some kind of huge, violent splash at school. He fantasized about it all the time on those 4chan threads. What if this was his version of a school shooting? Kill himself and take a bunch of students down with him, but in an unexpected way. Like framing them for murder." She turns to her sister. "What did Simon say on 4chan, Maeve? Do something original. Surprise me when you take out a bunch of lemming assholes."

Related Characters: Bronwyn Rojas (speaker), Cooper Clay (speaker), Simon Kelleher, Maeve Rojas
Page Number: 314
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Chapter 30 Quotes

"Maeve, I don't care about Twitter," I say wearily. I haven’t been on there since this whole mess started. Even with my profile set to private, I couldn’t deal with the onslaught of opinions.

"I know. But you should see this." She hands me her phone and points to a post on my timeline from Yale University: To err is human @BronwynRojas. We look forward to receiving your application.

Related Characters: Bronwyn Rojas (speaker), Maeve Rojas
Page Number: 347
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Epilogue: Three Months Later Quotes

I think a lot about Simon and about what the media called his "aggrieved entitlement”—the belief he was owed something he didn’t get, and everyone should pay because of it. It's almost impossible to understand, except by that corner of my brain that pushed me to cheat for validation I hadn't earned. I don’t ever want to be that person again.

Related Characters: Bronwyn Rojas (speaker), Simon Kelleher
Page Number: 349
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Bronwyn Rojas Character Timeline in One of Us is Lying

The timeline below shows where the character Bronwyn Rojas appears in One of Us is Lying. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 1
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On a Monday in late September, Bronwyn Rojas scrolls through About That, the gossip app featuring all the rumors and drama swirling... (full context)
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Bronwyn’s phone flashes an alert, reminding her that she has Mathlete practice at a local coffee... (full context)
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Nate Macauley, a drug dealer and troublemaker, taunts Bronwyn for getting detention. Cooper Clay, a jock, tosses a piece of paper his friend, a... (full context)
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...schools—by hand. Whoever doesn’t complete their essay will have to return for detention again tomorrow. Bronwyn begs Mr. Avery to reconsider, as they’ve all clearly been the victims of a prank,... (full context)
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Bronwyn, Addy, and Cooper go over to the window as well. After a moment, Simon joins... (full context)
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...Simon is being dramatic—but then Simon drops his cup and falls to the floor, wheezing. Bronwyn and Nate immediately rush over to Simon, and Nate realizes that Simon needs an epi-pen.... (full context)
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Mr. Avery, Bronwyn, and two other teachers rush into the room, and Mr. Avery sends Cooper down the... (full context)
Chapter 2
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Bronwyn asks Ms. Grayson if their detention group is free to go. Ms. Grayson supposes they... (full context)
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Back in the parking lot at school, the narrative switches to Nate’s perspective. Nate offers Bronwyn a ride home on his motorcycle; Bronwyn refuses, calling the bike a “deathtrap.” Nate shrugs... (full context)
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Nate thinks back to elementary school, when he and Bronwyn attended the same Catholic school—this was “before life went completely to hell.” Bronwyn and Nate... (full context)
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Bronwyn tells Nate that she’s sorry to hear about his mother, who died in a car... (full context)
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Bronwyn gives Nate her address—he notes that she lives in “the rich part of town.” Nate... (full context)
Chapter 3
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The next morning, as Bronwyn sits down in homeroom, she is still having trouble absorbing the fact that Simon is... (full context)
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...The bell rings and the whole class gets up to depart, but Mrs. Park asks Bronwyn to stay back; Bronwyn’s friends Yumiko and Kate tell her they’ll wait for her in... (full context)
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Mrs. Park tells Bronwyn that Principal Gupta wants all of the students who were present in detention to attend... (full context)
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After calculus, Bronwyn and her friends run into Nate in the hallway. He looks disheveled, as if he... (full context)
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After her next class, Bronwyn heads to her counselling session. She sits down across from her regular guidance counselor, who... (full context)
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...between classes, an announcement over the loudspeaker at school summons Cooper—along with Addy, Nate, and Bronwyn—to the main office. He already answered several questions from Principal Gupta about the afternoon of... (full context)
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Cooper joins Gupta, Addy, Bronwyn, Nate, and a police officer in Gupta’s office. The policeman introduces himself as Officer Budapest,... (full context)
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...cell phones that had wound up in all their bags, the result of a prank. Bronwyn elaborates, explaining to Gupta and the officer that all of them found fake cell phones... (full context)
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...but his voice doesn’t sound very confident. He notices that Addy has gone pale, and Bronwyn is blushing. Nate blithely tells the officer that “everybody’s got secrets.” (full context)
Chapter 4
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...of which involved Keely, Cooper’s girlfriend—he was unattached when he died. Addy thinks Simon and Bronwyn could have been a good match—but she thinks of Bronwyn’s face earlier, during Budapest’s questioning,... (full context)
Chapter 5
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The following evening, Bronwyn and her sister Maeve are watching Netflix. Bronwyn can’t concentrate on the show, though; she... (full context)
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Maeve begins daydreaming aloud about this time next year, when she predicts Bronwyn will be blossoming socially at Yale; Bronwyn knows that Maeve, who has struggled with leukemia... (full context)
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Bronwyn invites Nate inside, and he reluctantly agrees. In the kitchen, Bronwyn introduces Nate to Maeve,... (full context)
Chapter 6
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...tell that the funeral service is swarming with undercover cops who are looking carefully at Bronwyn, Cooper, Addy—and Nate himself. Simon’s only friend, a weird Goth girl named Janae, reads part... (full context)
Chapter 7
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...to manage content for his About That app. Addy reads the post, which alleges that Bronwyn or “BR” stole tests from a teacher’s Google Drive in order to pass a class;... (full context)
Chapter 8
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Bronwyn, too, is approached after the service by a detective; her parents are with her, though,... (full context)
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Bronwyn’s parents are infuriated with her for cheating—and are especially concerned that Bronwyn now looks like... (full context)
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...too happy to go along with using Nate as a scapegoat. Nate thinks, though, that Bronwyn would stick up for him. (full context)
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Nate leaves the house and heads over to Bronwyn’s house, though he isn’t sure what he wants out of a visit there. Shortly after... (full context)
Chapter 9
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...she has had a “scary day,” and that the detectives think Addy, Cooper, Nate, and Bronwyn murdered Simon. She tells him about the motive—the About That post detailing all four students’... (full context)
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The first morning of October is a Monday, and Bronwyn is going about her usual morning routine; what’s different this morning, though, is that at... (full context)
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Robin asks Bronwyn if she is friendly with any of the other students who were in detention that... (full context)
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At school, there’s only one person Bronwyn wants to talk to, but he’s the one person she is supposed to stay away... (full context)
Chapter 11
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...pulls out a new one, which he uses to call the phone he gave to Bronwyn. She picks up suspiciously, remarking on how late it is, but soon admits that she... (full context)
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There is a silence on the other end, and then Nate hears Bronwyn ask, “Did you do it?” Knowing she is referring both to the About That post... (full context)
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...wants to meet up, but Nate ignores the text in order to keep talking to Bronwyn, who is admitting how worried she is about disappointing her parents. Bronwyn then shares her... (full context)
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Thursday afternoon at lunchtime, Bronwyn notices that everyone around her is suddenly pulling out their phones and whispering—some of them... (full context)
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As Bronwyn’s friends Kate and Yumiko approach her to ask what’s going on, a voice over the... (full context)
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Gupta leaves Bronwyn, Cooper, Addy, and Nate in her office—it is the first time the four of them... (full context)
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Bronwyn is anxious all day—until midnight, when Nate calls her on the burner phone. He has... (full context)
Chapter 13
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...to having spent the day drinking and hallucinating, Nate retreats to his room and calls Bronwyn. He half-jokingly asks her to come over and watch a movie—he can tell she is... (full context)
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Saturday morning, Bronwyn finishes her daily run and goes to pick Maeve up from the library. Bronwyn finds... (full context)
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On the way home, Maeve and Bronwyn stop at a neighborhood nearby—Nate has left another burner phone for Bronwyn in a mailbox... (full context)
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...was posted online earlier that evening; there’s an article all about Simon, and it includes Bronwyn, Cooper, Addy, and Nate—as “persons of interest.” (full context)
Chapter 15
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...to head out the back way—the reporters have been sniffing around about Nate. Nate approaches Bronwyn and Maeve—Bronwyn is freaking out, unsure of whether she should push past the reporters or... (full context)
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As Nate and Bronwyn walk to the parking lot, Nate has a warm feeling inside, as if Bronwyn has... (full context)
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Bronwyn notices that people are staring at them as they make their way through the mall.... (full context)
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...jumps ahead to Tuesday morning. She and Cooper were not as lucky as Nate and Bronwyn when it came to dodging the cameras, and both of them wound up on the... (full context)
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...Addy heads the cafeteria, she feels someone tug on her arm—she turns around to see Bronwyn, who asks if Addy wants to eat lunch with her, Maeve, Kate, and Yumiko. Addy... (full context)
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Friday night, Bronwyn and Maeve sit together on Bronwyn’s bed counting down the minutes until a segment on... (full context)
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Bronwyn’s parents call her downstairs so that their whole family can watch the show together; as... (full context)
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That night, on the phone with Nate, Bronwyn wonders aloud about getting a second opinion from Eli Kleinfelter, but Nate doesn’t want to... (full context)
Chapter 17
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Monday afternoon, Addy muses about how she and Bronwyn are essentially pariahs both at school and in the media coverage of the Bayview Four—meanwhile,... (full context)
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That afternoon, Nate and Bronwyn head to a small rocky outcrop in the woods near Nate’s house—though it’s a destination... (full context)
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Nate doesn’t buy Eli’s theories, but Bronwyn really doesn’t believe that anyone in the room murdered Simon. She has gotten to know... (full context)
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Bronwyn texts Maeve to pick her up at Nate’s house, and she and Nate make their... (full context)
Chapter 18
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The narrative switches to Bronwyn’s point of view. Just seconds after Nate recognizes his mother at the front door, Maeve... (full context)
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Maeve drops Bronwyn at the police station—when she walks inside, her mother, her lawyer Robin, and Detective Mendoza... (full context)
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...player before throwing up in the host’s washing machine. As the adults discuss the post, Bronwyn’s mother grows upset and demands to know what the detectives are trying to accomplish by... (full context)
Chapter 19
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...mother and father talking in the next room while wondering what he can say to Bronwyn to make amends for allowing her to believe that his mother was dead. He can’t... (full context)
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Nate rides his motorcycle aimlessly. When he stops for gas, he considers calling Bronwyn, but still has no idea what to say. He drives out towards the desert, getting... (full context)
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...lying. They tell him that they think he’s innocent, and believe “the girl with the glasses”—Bronwyn—is guilty. The girls offer Nate acid, but he declines, and leaves the party. Out in... (full context)
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The perspective switches over to Bronwyn, who is nervous about sneaking Nate into the house. Her parents are already furious with... (full context)
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...to mention the fact that he half-believed it, sure that she’d never return. He promises Bronwyn that he hasn’t lied to her about anything else—he really has stopped dealing drugs, and... (full context)
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After a while, Bronwyn starts to get tired. Nate switches the subject, telling Bronwyn that his mother thought Bronwyn... (full context)
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Wednesday afternoon at lunch, Bronwyn and Addy sit together and talk about nail polish—an “innocuous” conversation compared to yesterday’s topic,... (full context)
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Cooper comes over to say hello, and Bronwyn jokingly asks if Cooper has given Mikhail Powers an interview yet. Leah, one table over,... (full context)
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Maeve begins typing furiously on her phone, and tells Bronwyn that she’s sending Simon’s 4chan threads to Mikhail Powers’s team. She has been reading the... (full context)
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...doorway with her backpack on—she complains that she isn’t feeling well and leaves. Addy texts Bronwyn, complaining about how weird the situation is, and Bronwyn writes back almost immediately: “Be careful.... (full context)
Chapter 23
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...stop thinking about all the “weird stuff” Maeve mentioned Simon had gotten into—Addy says that Bronwyn wants for all of the Bayview Four to get together and compare notes. Addy fills... (full context)
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...Tuesday, “whispers” about Cooper’s sexuality have started. That afternoon at lunch, Addy sits down with Bronwyn; when Cooper enters the cafeteria, a buzz goes through the room, and someone calls out... (full context)
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Nate walks over to Addy and Bronwyn’s table and kisses Bronwyn in full view of everyone; the cafeteria erupts in catcalls and... (full context)
Chapter 24
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...front of a house in the half-finished Bayview Estates neighborhood, which is still under construction. Bronwyn climbs off the back of his bike, and then she and Nate walk together over... (full context)
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...front door creaks open and Addy walks in—she has dyed her hair purple. Nate and Bronwyn lead her to a corner of the living room, where they all sprawl out on... (full context)
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Bronwyn leads the discussion, hoping they can all “compare notes” and get to the bottom of... (full context)
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Bronwyn insists she’s more interested in Janae, who’s been spending time with her and Addy; the... (full context)
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The narrative switches to Bronwyn’s perspective. On Friday night, she and her family are sitting down to watch Mikhail Powers... (full context)
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Over the next few days, Bronwyn notices how big an impact the most recent episode of Mikhail Powers Investigates has had... (full context)
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Friday night, Bronwyn and Nate stay up late flirting on the phone. Saturday morning, Bronwyn lets herself stay... (full context)
Chapter 25
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Bronwyn stares blankly at the news, unable to process what is happening. The news doesn’t offer... (full context)
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Maeve wonders what the police have found that makes them think Nate is guilty, but Bronwyn can barely think straight. When the news plays footage from Mikhail Powers Investigates, though, Bronwyn... (full context)
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As the girls get into the car and start driving towards the police station, Bronwyn notices that her phone is blowing up with texts, calls, and other social media notifications,... (full context)
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When Maeve and Bronwyn pull back into their driveway, the lawn is swarming with reporters, who shove microphones in... (full context)
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...get better, and suggests he bring Kris over for dinner sometime. Soon, Cooper’s phone buzzes—it’s Bronwyn. She tells him that she’s trying to set up a meeting between Nate’s mom and... (full context)
Chapter 26
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Sunday morning, Bronwyn arrives at the Until Proven offices with her mother and Mrs. Macauley. The office is... (full context)
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...that he has to take on the case, even though he doesn’t have the time. Bronwyn is deeply relieved, and tries to get a word in about the Camaro—but Eli stops... (full context)
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Addy’s phone rings—it’s Bronwyn, who sounds if she’s been crying. She asks Addy to stop by later tonight to... (full context)
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...Maeve is on her laptop and Cooper is sprawled out in an armchair. Addy asks Bronwyn if she’s seen Nate, but Bronwyn replies that Nate doesn’t want her to come visit... (full context)
Chapter 27
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It is Tuesday night, and Bronwyn is in her room with Maeve and Addy, working on the case. After she texted... (full context)
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Bronwyn, Maeve, and Addy tack up colorful sticky notes on the wall, pointing out the many... (full context)
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Bronwyn finds out the name—and high school—of the owner of the Camaro. Rather than handing the... (full context)
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...dollars each from a Bayview student to stage a car crash in the parking lot. Bronwyn pulls up a picture of Jake on her phone and asks if that’s who paid... (full context)
Chapter 28
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...shop in downtown San Diego. Kris, Maeve, and Ashton are there too; Addy asks why Bronwyn picked the location, which is a little bit out of the way, but Bronwyn insists... (full context)
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Bronwyn lays out a folder containing information about Simon—he was depressed, he paid two kids to... (full context)
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...explain that Jake is a total control freak who ruled Addy’s life for years. As Bronwyn writes this down, the front door opens and Eli enters the shop. He intentionally walks... (full context)
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Bronwyn asks Ashton to take Sam Barron’s contact information up to the counter, where Eli is... (full context)
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Bronwyn follows this line of thought—Simon wanted to be at the center of everything, but was... (full context)
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After Bronwyn and Maeve leave, Kris and Cooper finish their drinks and gather up their things to... (full context)
Chapter 29
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Though Bronwyn has coached Addy about what to say to Janae in order to slowly and carefully... (full context)
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Janae reveals that Simon was angry at Bronwyn for cheating her way to valedictorian, an honor that would have brought Simon glory; he... (full context)
Chapter 30
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As Nate heads out of the facility, he finds his mother and Bronwyn waiting for him. Bronwyn throws her arms around Nate, and for a moment, things are... (full context)
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...drug charges dropped and making a statement to the media; Nate can hardly absorb anything. Bronwyn asks if Nate is all right, and he can barely meet her eyes. He worries... (full context)
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Bronwyn, meanwhile, has given only one interview to the media in the week since the truth... (full context)
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Bronwyn is on her way to Nate’s—he has been avoiding her all week, but has finally... (full context)
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Bronwyn accepts Nate’s rejection and keeps it together until she gets home. When she reaches her... (full context)
Epilogue: Three Months Later
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It is the middle of February; Bronwyn has been dating Evan for three months. She is unenthusiastic about their relationship; she feels... (full context)
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Tonight, Bronwyn is on her way to play a piano solo at the San Diego Symphony as... (full context)
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At the concert, Bronwyn pours every ounce of emotion she’s felt over the last several months into her piece,... (full context)
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After a little while, Bronwyn and her family make their way outside. Her father goes to get the car while... (full context)
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Bronwyn greets Nate coolly, not wanting to give him the satisfaction of knowing how badly she’s... (full context)
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Nate reveals that Addy convinced him to come tonight and explain himself to Bronwyn. Bronwyn pulls herself together and admits that what hurt most about losing Nate was not... (full context)