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Mini Review: We Were Liars (e. lockhart)

The Deets: 
Audience: YA
Genre: mystery, contemporary
Publisher: May 13th 2014 by Delacorte Press
ISBN: 9780385741262
Pages: 225
Source: eARC from Netgalley


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.

We Were Liars is a modern, sophisticated suspense novel from National Book Award finalist and Printz Award honoree E. Lockhart.
Read it.
And if anyone asks you how it ends, just LIE.



I sat down and finished We Were Liars in a few hours. I saw a lot of people talking about the surprise ending, which left me really wondering what I was about to read. Luckily, I didn't see spoilers. If I had, I would probably had a completely different opinion of the book.  

This one is pretty complicated to discuss without spoiling anything. It's layered and shrouded in mystery. 

The writing was…