They Wish They Were Us by Jessica GoodmanGr. 9-12  Jill Newman isn’t just any senior at Gold Coast Prep. She’s one of the Players, as the members of a secret society at her exclusive high school are known. It’s a bittersweet time because her best friend, Shaila, who was killed during freshman year by a Player wannabe, won’t be graduating with her. Then out of the blue, Jill receives a text stating the killer is innocent. As the senior Players test the freshman wannabes—including Jill’s younger brother—she is haunted by Shaila and the possibility that her friend’s killer is still on the loose. Watching her peers closely, Jill regards the Players with fresh eyes … [Read More]