Ashley Elston in conversation with Abby Endler

Ashley Elston worked for many years as a wedding photographer before turning her hand to writing. She lives in Louisiana with her husband and three sons. Elston has written six young adult novels; First Lie Wins is her adult debut.

Abby Endler is the creator of Crime by the Book, a crime fiction review website and Instagram account. By day, she is a Marketing Manager for a division of Penguin Random House.

Our copies of First Lie Wins are not first printings.


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Event date: 

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
First Lie Wins: Reese's Book Club Pick (A Novel) By Ashley Elston Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593492918
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Pamela Dorman Books - January 2nd, 2024

REESE’S BOOK CLUB PICK | #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“This fast-paced read has everything you could want in a thriller: secret identities, a mysterious boss and a cat & mouse game that kept me guessing the whole way through.”—Reese Witherspoon