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Lie Tree (Hardcover) (Frances Hardinge)

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Faith Sunderly leads a double life. To most people, she is reliable, dull, trustworthy—a proper young lady who knows her place as inferior to men. But inside, Faith is full of questions and curiosity, and she cannot resist mysteries: an unattended envelope, an unlocked door. She knows secrets no one suspects her of knowing. She knows that her family moved to the close-knit island of Vane because her famous scientist father was fleeing a reputation-destroying scandal. And she knows, when her father is discovered dead shortly thereafter, that he was murdered.
 
In pursuit of justice and revenge, Faith hunts through her father’s possessions and discovers a strange tree. The tree bears fruit only when she whispers a lie to it. The fruit of the tree, when eaten, delivers a hidden truth. The tree might hold the key to her father’s murder—or it may lure the murderer directly to Faith herself.
Number of Pages: 377
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: ALA Notable Children's Books. Older Readers
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Harry N Abrams Inc
Age Range: Teen
Author: Frances Hardinge
Language: English
Street Date: April 19, 2016
TCIN: 50466689
UPC: 9781419718953
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-2324
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