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The Resource We were liars, E. Lockhart

We were liars, E. Lockhart

Label
We were liars
Title
We were liars
Statement of responsibility
E. Lockhart
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. True love. The truth. This deeply charged psychological thriller by National Book Award finalist and Printz Award honoree E. Lockhart captures the complexities of intergenerational family relationships, the intensity of romantic love, and the heartbreak that both can inflict. Read it. And if anyone ask you how it ends, LIE
Summary
Spending the summers on her family's private island off the coast of Massachusetts with her cousins and a special boy named Gat, teenaged Cadence struggles to remember what happened during her fifteenth summer
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, 2016.
  • Blue Hen Book Award (Delaware) for Teen Books, 2017.
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2014.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 9-12, 2015.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2014
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Fiction, 2014
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults: Top Ten, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10282535
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lockhart, E
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Teenage girls
  • Families
  • Islands
  • Quakers
  • Amnesia
  • Secrecy
  • Oliver, Ruby (Fictitious character)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
We were liars, E. Lockhart
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053212463
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781760111069
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)880959519
Label
We were liars, E. Lockhart
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053212463
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781760111069
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)880959519

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