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The Liar by Ayelet Gunder-Goshen - Desperate to escape her invisible life, a teenage ice cream scooper tells a terrible lie at work. Now she is visible! Her screams connect her with a witness who blackmails her to become her boyfriend, then discovers he too must lie. Her school trip involves her with an elderly senior living a lie as a Holocaust survivor. Where does it stop? When does truth reassert itself? This wry, witty insightful novel digs deep as it entertains. All are welcome!
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