We Were Liars
- Publish Date: 2014-05-13
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: E. Lockhart
A New York Times Bestseller
Haunting, sophisticated . . . a novel so twisty and well-told that it will appeal to older readers as well as to adolescents. âWall Street Journal
A rich, stunning summer mystery with a sharp twist that will leave you dying to talk about the book with a pal or ten. âParade.com
Thrilling, beautiful, and blisteringly smart, We Were Liars is utterly unforgettable. âJohn Green, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars
Youâre going to want to remember the title. Liars details the summers of a girl who harbors a dark secret, and delivers a satisfying, but shocking twist ending. âBreia Brissey, Entertainment Weekly
A beautiful and distinguished family.
A private island.
A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy.
A group of four friendsâthe Liarsâwhose friendship turns destructive.
A revolution. An accident. A secret.
Lies upon lies.
We Were Liars is a modern, sophisticated suspense novel from New York Times bestselling author, National Book Award finalist, and Printz Award honoree E. Lockhart.Â
And if anyone asks you how it ends, just LIE.
An ambitious novel with an engaging voice, a clever plot and some terrific writing. âNew York Times Book Review
No one should be talking about the shocking twist ending. What we can talk about is...[Lockhart's] razor-sharp portrayal of a family for whom keeping up appearances is paramount and, ultimately, tragic. âThe Chicago Tribune