Skip to main content
Cover for Liar

Liar

Justine Larbalestier

Paperback

List Price: 10.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/28/2009)
MP3 CD (9/1/2009)
MP3 CD (8/11/2015)
MP3 CD (9/1/2009)
Compact Disc (9/1/2009)
Compact Disc (9/1/2009)
Prebound (12/21/2010)
Hardcover (10/1/2009)

Winter 2009 Kids' List

“Ever since Micah began high school, she has layered falsehood upon falsehood. And even though the entire school knows she isn't trustworthy, Micah somehow continues to dupe them. But when her boyfriend is brutally murdered, Micah must come to terms with the truth in all its horror. In this intriguing novel, readers must decide if Micah is what she says, or if she is simply spinning herself deeper into a web of lies.”
— Megan Graves, Hooray for Books!, Alexandria, VA
View the List

Description

Micah is a liar. That's the one thing she won't lie about. Over the years, she's duped her classmates, her teachers, and even her parents. But when her boyfriend Zach dies under brutal circumstances, Micah sets out to tell the truth. At first the truth comes easily-because it is a lie. Other truths are so unbelievable, so outside the realm of normal, they must be a lie. And the honest truth is buried so deep in Micah's mind even she doesn't know if it's real.

The ultimate unreliable narrator takes readers on a thrill ride in this highly acclaimed novel. Prepare to grasp for truth until the very last page.

Bloomsbury USA Childrens, 9781599905198, 384pp.

Publication Date: December 21, 2010



About the Author

Justine Larbalestier [Lar-bah-LUS-tee-ay] is the author of How to Ditch Your Fairy and the award-winning Magic or Madness trilogy. She was born and raised in Sydney, Australia, and divides her time between Sydney and New York City. She is married to author Scott Westerfeld. www.justinelarbalestier.com