blo Teens Read and Write: Book Review & Giveaway: THE LIAR SOCIETY by Lisa and Laura Roecker, THE LIAR SOCIETY

Monday, March 21, 2011

Book Review & Giveaway: THE LIAR SOCIETY by Lisa and Laura Roecker, THE LIAR SOCIETY

Lisa and Laura Roecker
pub: Mar 2011
genre: Teen Fiction/Contemporary Murder Mystery
Kate Lowry didn't think dead best friends could send e-mails. But when she gets an e-mail from Grace, she’s not so sure.

Sent: Sun 9/14 11:59 PM
Subject: (no subject)
Kate, I'm here… sort of. Find Cameron. He knows. I shouldn't be writing. Don't tell. They'll hurt you.

Now Kate has no choice but to prove once and for all that Grace’s death was more than just a tragic accident. But secrets haunt the halls of her elite private school. Secrets people will do anything to protect. Even if it means getting rid of the girl trying to solve a murder..

Ready for a fun sassy heroine that alternatively touches your heart and cracks you up? Grab THE LIAR SOCIETY! Kate Lowry will win you over in the first pages and carry you along with grace, determination and wit as she solves this thrilling tale.

Kate's endearing personality drives the ultimate fun of this story. I loved her. She's still feeling the pain of her BFF's death but shows a strength bolstered by a laugh-out-loud sense of humor and fighting spirit. She teams up with the nerdy Seth with his not-so-smooth attempts to woo her. Gotta love his resilience in the face of Kate's rejection. Then there's bad boy Liam who adds a nice bit of spicy romance.

But while sparks may fly, heavy duty romance will have to wait. This murder mystery requires some serious sleuthing and sassy Kate is up the for job. She doggedly follows clue after clue on a cleverly weaved path of intrigue and page-turning suspense. The exciting climax manages to give you all the answers but the final ending adds an unexpected twist that still leaves you hanging.

THE LIAR SOCIETY hooks you from the start with a delicious who-dun-it and one of the most delightful heroines in YA. Fresh, fun, witty, a great contemporary mystery young adults of all ages won't want to miss!

We're lucky enough to be part of Lisa and Laura's THE LIAR SOCIETY Blog Tour of Awesome, which means tomorrow (Mar 22) when they're here with their Vlog Interview, they'll reveal a super secret password that you can use to enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card! That's why they call it awesome! So be sure to check back tomorrow.

And if you'd like a chance to win an ARC of THE LIAR SOCIETY fill out the form below.

Contest Details:
  • Fill out the form below
  • Be a Follower
  • Must be 13 years or older
  • Open internationally
  • Enter by April 10, 2011


Liz @ Cleverly Inked said...

I have heard nothing but fantabulous things about this.

YA Book Queen said...

Awesome review! Kate's such an awesome MC :)

Sara said...

This book sounds soo good! I love the cover! Great review, and thanks for the contest! :)

Ana C. Nunes said...

I hadn't heard about this book before, but it sounds like fun.
Thanks for opening the contest internationally.

Melissa (i swim for oceans) said...

Fab review, Alyssa! I read an ARC of this a while back and I just adored it so much that I had to buy a copy, too! Kate was like Veronica Mars....only better! :)

lulilut said...

I like reading books that have a twist I didn't expect. Thanks for the giveaway and the review.

Jessica said...

Liar Society sounds awesome! Great contest! :)

Melissa (Books and Things) said...

I've become curious about this one. Especially with the review. :) Thanks for the chance to win.

Blodeuedd said...

Great review! It doe sound funny, and looks like it too.

Natalie said...

Glad you enjoyed it too! I agree...Kate was such a fun, sassy heroine!

Jenny N. said...

I like the bad boys but sometimes have to root for the nerdy guys too. Sounds like such a fun read.

Fi-chan said...

thank you!

Missie, The Unread Reader said...

Kate sounds like the ultimate homegirl.

I can't wait to read this book. Word.

Jessy said...

This book sounds hilarious. I would love to win a copy! Thanks a million for hte chance.

Unknown said...

Thank you so much for sharing your great review and for this amazing opportunity!<3

Orchid said...

Eek! Your review just confirmed my NEED to read The Liar Society. I am so excited about a new mystery YA book. Thanks for sharing and for a great contest. ^_^

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