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... show more
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.
Publish date: December 21st 2010
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Urban Fantasy
, Realistic Fiction
I don't remember how this book made it onto my bookshelves, but it was clearly under a misunderstanding because I had it in with memoirs. So when I picked it up, I was surprised to learn it was YA fiction. But I kept with it because Micah, the main character, is very compelling. So many things about...
Review can also be seen here: http://twinjabookreviews.blogspot.com/p/our-reviews.html Where do I start with a book I know will confuse me? I must admit, the main reason I bought this book was due to the fact the protagonist was a person of color. I didn't know what it was about, set from the id...
You can check out my full review here.
Micah lives with her parents and little brother in New York City. She spends summers with her eccentric grandmother and great aunt. She loves to run. She has a boyfriend who has gone missing. And she is a compulsive liar. Talk about an unreliable narrator!Liar is split into three parts, and in each ...
Un 4,5 en realidadMentirosa es un libro diferente y adictivo que podría decirse que juega muchísimo con el lector. No sabes que es lo próximo que te vas a encontrar, no sabes si lo que te están contando es verdad o mentira, no sabes si puedes confiar en la protagonista... pero aún así sigues leyendo...