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Lily Anderson


Lily Anderson

Lily Anderson is an elementary school librarian and Melvil Dewey fangirl with an ever-growing collection of musical theater tattoos and Harry Potter ephemera. She lives in Northern California. THE ONLY THING WORSE THAN ME IS YOU is her debut novel.

Lily Anderson

Books by Lily Anderson

by Lily Anderson - Fiction, Friendship, Horror, Humor, Young Adult 14+

Meet teenage Wiccan Mila, who truly could not care less what you think about her Doc Martens, her attitude, or her weight because no matter what, she has her BFF Riley. So when Riley and two other girls die under suspicious circumstances, Mila refuses to believe that her BFF was involved in a suicide pact. Instead, armed with lip gloss and an ancient grimoire, Mila brings the girls back to life. Now, with only seven days until the spell wears off, Mila must wrangle the distracted group of undead teens and work fast to discover their murderer...before the killer strikes again.

by Lily Anderson - Family, Family Life, Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Elliot Gabaroche is very clear on what she isn't going to do this summer. She isn't going to stay home in Sacramento, where she'd have to sit through her stepmother's sixth community theater production of The Importance of Being Earnest. What she is going to do is pack up her determination, her favorite Octavia Butler novels, and her Jordans, and run away to summer camp. Specifically, a cutthroat academic-decathlon-like competition for a full scholarship to Rayevich College --- the only college with a Science Fiction Literature program, and her dream school. She’s also going to start over as Ever Lawrence.

by Lily Anderson - Dating, Friendship, Young Adult 12+, Youth Fiction

Trixie Watson has two very important goals for senior year: to finally save enough to buy the set of Doctor Who figurines at the local comic books store, and to place third in her class and knock Ben West down to number four. The spot is Trixie's for the taking, until her best friend starts dating Ben's best friend and the two are unceremoniously dumped together and told to play nice. Finding common ground is odious, but Trixie and Ben's cautious truce slowly transforms into a fandom-based tentative friendship. When Trixie's best friend gets expelled for cheating and Trixie cries foul play, however, they have to choose who to believe and which side they're on --- and they might not pick the same side.