A New York Times Bestseller
One of James Patterson's "Favorite Thrillers for the Beach" (New York Times)
"Haunting, sophisticated . . . a novel so twisty and well-told that it will appeal to older readers as well as to adolescents." —Wall 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." —Parade.com
"Thrilling, beautiful, and blisteringly smart, We Were Liars is utterly unforgettable." —John Green, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars
"You’re 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." —Breia Brissey, Entertainment Weekly
A beautiful and distinguished family.
A private island.
A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy.
A group of four friends—the Liars—whose 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.
And if anyone asks you how it ends, just LIE.
"An ambitious novel with an engaging voice, a clever plot and some terrific writing." —New 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." —The Chicago Tribune
We Were Liars is a 2014 young-adult novel by E. Lockhart. The novel has received critical acclaim and won the Goodreads Choice Award for Best Young Adult Fiction. It was also listed as an ALA Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults for 2015.We Were Liars focuses on the theme of self-acceptance, family morals, and the possibly-deadly consequences of one's mistakes. It is centered on the wealthy, seemingly perfect Sinclair family, who spend every summer gathered on their private island. However, not every summer is the same—when something happens to Cadence during the summer of her fifteenth year, the four "Liars" (Cadence, Johnny, Gat and Mirren) re-emerge two years later to prompt Cadence to remember the incident. ..
It is so amazing I loved it it made me laugh, cry, it is soo good you have to read this book. 55
i loved how intriguing this book was. i couldnt put it down and finished in one night. definitely recommend! 55
Best book ever, major plot twist. 55
Amazing book !! The ending was such a twist and I bawled like a baby! 55
Such an interesting book that was impossible for me to put down! Definitely recommend. 55
This is my favorite book that I have ever read. I had a very very strong emotional connection to this book. Even though I sobbed so extremely hard in the end of the book, it was an amazing experience and adventure I had in my mind. It’s such an amazing book and I can’t wait to read more from this author! 55
This book was one of the very very few school assigned books that I actually really enjoyed. Extremely well written. You form a connection with the characters in this story and can envision everything to a T, as if you are right there. 55
I tried hard to figure out the twist in this book as i read along. i would have never guessed what happened. this book is full of emotion and i really enjoyed the read. 45
I found myself getting detached from reality whilst reading this book, the plot twist was disturbing and intriguing all the same. Overall an amazing read. 35
Kept me intrigued! Good quick read ! 45
This book is so good I will read it again! 55
I got my friends to read it 55
Everyone should read this book ... everyone 55
This book may be the best book I've ever read! I am 14 and could totally relate to this book. The whole book is full of mystery and surprise. I don't really like reading but I just couldn't stop reading this book. I can relate to the characters and see where they are coming from. This book makes you think, and makes you sad. The ending is a twist and surprise, but throughout the whole book you fit the pieces together. I loved this book, and would read it again, to get a full understanding of it. I recommend this book!! 55
No scrabble words for this book... unbelievably well written and amazing characters 55
This was a great book that had me wanting to go back and reread it again. Amazing ending that I would have never guessed! 55
Well....didn't see that coming! 55
so good 55
This was such a great book! I would recommend it to all of you! 45
I cannot believe so many good reviews on this book! 15