Hosted by: Breaking the Spine
Description: “Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.
Release date: May 13th 2014
Synopsis (from Goodreads):
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.
We Were Liars is a modern, sophisticated suspense novel from National Book Award finalist and Printz Award honoree E. Lockhart.
And if anyone asks you how it ends, just LIE.
Why did I choose this?
1. I’m always looking for a great contemporary read, and this one fits the bill.
1. This book has one of the most cryptic blurbs I have ever read and I love it.
2. This book has been literally EVERYWHERE for months now, and I’ve read some great non-spoilery reviews.
Read an excerpt here.