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LIAR

by | Read by Channie Waites

Young Adult Young Adult • 9 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2009

What if the boy who cried wolf wasn't just a liar? What if HE was a wolf? In Larbalestier's striking time-tripping novel, 17-year-old Micah is the ultimate in unreliable narrators. Her boyfriend has been killed. The book hangs on that whodunit, and on a supernatural tale of a werewolf (or maybe not), all delivered from Micah's point of view. But Micah is a liar, as she repeatedly reminds us. Channie Waites makes us long to believe Micah as she speaks in a warm, anchoring voice that belies the character herself. Waites pulls us in—only to startle us at the end with a tone that turns the story on its head. Her inviting delivery makes it impossible to distinguish psychopathic murder from the way of the wolf. It's clearly easier to be a canis lupus in Central Park than a troubled teen in Manhattan. Wolves, at least, don't lie. M.M.C. © AudioFile 2010, Portland, Maine [Published: MARCH 2010]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Brilliance Audio • 2009

CD ISBN 978-1-4418-0200-2 $29.99 • Eight CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4418-0202-6 $24.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

 

Library Ed. • Brilliance Audio • 2009

CD ISBN 978-1-4418-0201-9 $69.97 • Eight CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4418-0203-3 $39.97 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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