Secrets, lies, murder and betrayal.Micah Wilkins is a liar. But when her boyfriend, Zach, dies under brutal circumstances, the shock might be eugh to set her straight. Or maybe t. Especially when lying comes as naturally to her as breathing. Was Micah dating Zach? Did they kiss? Did she see him the night he died? And is she really hiding a family secret? Where does the actual truth lie?Liar is a breathtaking roller-coaster read that will have you up all night, desperately seeking for something true.
Justine Larbalestier is a Sydney girl who divides her time between Sydney and New York City. She is the author of How to Ditch Your Fairy and the Magic or Madness trilogy. Magic or Madness won the 2007 Andre Norton Award and was shortlisted for the 2006 Ethel Turner Award. Liar is the novel that's been messing with her mind for the last five years. You can find her daily outpourings at justinelarbalestier.com.
Winner of Davitt Award for best Australian Women's Crime Writing 2010 (Australia) and Children's and YA Fiction 2009 (Australia) and FAW (Fellowship of Australian Writers) Awards 2009 (Australia). Short-listed for Christina Stead Award 2010 (Australia) and Western Australia Premier's Literary Award 2010 (Australia) and Young Adult 2010 (Australia) and CBCA Book of the Year 2010 (Australia).