Tender Beasts

Posted February 25, 2024 in Current Tours, Young Adult / 0 Comments

Hello friends!

Welcome to our tour for Tender Beasts! This is Liselle Sambury’s 4th book and we here at TTPT (namely Stacia) are honored and extremely grateful to say that we have partnered with SimonTeen on all 4 of those titles to bring more eyes and publicity to the books!

This book is at its core, a murder mystery, so one can except scenes of gore/blood, violence, and other associated topics.

The schedule for this title can be found on our side scroller until the tour has concluded, after which time it will be added below!

Book Info

Tender Beasts

by Liselle Sambury
Release Date: February 27, 2024
Publisher: SimonTeen
Genre: YA contemporary, murder mystery, horror

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Synopsis

After her private school is rocked by a gruesome murder, a teen tries to find the real killer and clear her brother’s name in this psychological thriller perfect for fans of The Taking of Jake Livingston and Ace of Spades.

Sunny Behre has four siblings, but only one is a murderer.

With the death of Sunny’s mother, matriarch of the wealthy Behre family, Sunny’s once picture-perfect life is thrown into turmoil. Her mother had groomed her to be the family’s next leader, so Sunny is confused when the only instructions her mother leaves is a mysterious note: “Take care of Dom.”

The problem is, her youngest brother, Dom, has always been a near-stranger to Sunny…and seemingly a dangerous one, if found guilty of his second-degree murder charge. Still, Sunny is determined to fulfill her mother’s dying wish. But when a classmate is gruesomely murdered, and Sunny finds her brother with blood on his hands, her mother’s simple request becomes a lot more complicated. Dom swears he’s innocent, and although Sunny isn’t sure she believes him, she takes it upon herself to look into the murder–made all the more urgent by the discovery of another body. And another.

As Sunny and Dom work together to track down the culprit, Sunny realizes her other siblings have their own dark secrets. Soon she may have to choose: preserve the family she’s always loved or protect the brother she barely knows–and risk losing everything her mother worked so hard to build.

About the Author

Liselle Sambury is a Trinidadian-Canadian author who writes genre-blended speculative fiction with dark themes, complicated families, and edges of hope. Her debut novel Blood Like Magic garnered multiple starred reviews and is a Governor General’s Literary Awards Finalist, and its sequel Blood Like Fate was called “A worthy follow-up to a stellar debut,” by Kirkus. Her most recent novel, Delicious Monsters, a Barnes & Noble YA Pick, explores what it means to be haunted by more than the dead. In her free time, she shares helpful tips for upcoming writers and details of her publishing journey on her YouTube channel dedicated to demystifying the sometimes complicated business of being an author.

She’s represented by Kristy Hunter at The Knight Agency.
Liselle Sambury participant of the Delicious Monsters
image and bio courtesy of https://lisellesambury.ca/

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