Big Little Lies
I guess it started with the mothers.' 'It was all just a terrible misunderstanding.' 'I'll tell you exactly why it happened.' Pirriwee Public's annual school Trivia Night has ended in a shocking riot. A parent is dead. Was it murder, a tragic accident... or something else entirely? Big Little... show more
I guess it started with the mothers.'
'It was all just a terrible misunderstanding.'
'I'll tell you exactly why it happened.'
Pirriwee Public's annual school Trivia Night has ended in a shocking riot. A parent is dead. Was it murder, a tragic accident... or something else entirely?
Big Little Lies is a funny, heartbreaking, challenging story of ex-husbands and second wives, new friendships, old betrayals and and schoolyard politics.
No. 1 New York Times bestselling author turns her unique gaze on the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves every day and what really goes on behind closed suburban doors.
'Let me be clear. This is not a circus. This is a murder investigation.'
Publish date: 22-07-2014
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia
Pages no: 480
Edition language: English
Big Little Lies kind of took me by surprise. Obviously, I was hoping I'd like it, but I worried it would end up disappointing me like many books hyped in the media. Also, I had read two other books by Liane Moriarty and they were only so-so for me. I was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed th...
I haven't seen the show. I want to and I will, but I don't have cable, so that will have to wait until it's out on DVD and available at my library. I've heard that the setting has been changed from Australia to California. [No spoilers, please! Though I guess I pretty much know from having just c...
This was engrossing. I recommend not reading any spoilers before you finish it. It switches between all of these different parents in this one class at a school. They're all helicopter parents of young children. There are so many politics, personal issues and dramas. A certain huge occurrence has ha...
Thanks to NetGalley and to Penguin UK – Michael Joseph for offering me a copy of this book that I freely chose to review. I read and reviewed Liane Moriarty’s recent novel Truly, Madly, Guilty and when I was checking the reviews I read many comments referring to the author’s sense of humour that was...
Broke my reading block, I hope. Liane is sister to Jaclyn, whose books I've adored. How cool is this family? April 10, 2017Told Erin how much I enjoyed her recommendation, and about my delight in discovering that Liane was sister to Jaclyn. Now I'm going to read all of Liane's books and Erin said ...