Love, tragedy, and mystery converge in this compelling novel from an author to watchãì (Booklist).Seventeen-year-old Parker Frost has never taken the road less traveled. Valedictorian and quintessential good girl, shes about to graduate high school without ever having kissed her crush or broken the rules. So when fate drops a clue in her lapone that might be the key to unraveling a town mysteryshe decides to take a chance. Julianna Farnetti and Shane Cruz are remembered as the golden couple of Summit Lakes Highperfect in every way, meant to be together forever. But Juliannas journal tells a different storyone of doubts about Shane and a forbidden romance with an older, artistic guy. These are the secrets that were swept away with her the night that Shanes jeep plunged into an icy river, leaving behind a grieving town and no bodies to bury. Reading Juliannas journal gives Parker the courage to start to really liveand it also gives her reasons to question what really happened the night of the accident. Armed with clues from the past, Parker enlists the help of her best friend, Kat, and Trevor, her longtime crush, to track down some leads. The mystery ends up taking Parker places that she never could have imagined. And she soon finds that taking the road less traveled makes all the difference.
Golden by Jessi Kirby was nominated for the Goodreads Award in 2013. It currently has an age rating of 12+ years and a 5 star rating on TheBookSeekers. There are currently no reviews for this book on this site. Click on the + buttons to include your own ratings!
Golden was written by Jessi Kirby. It was created especially for YA readers.