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Author Gundar-Goshen, Ayelet, 1982- author.

Title The liar / Ayelet Gundar-Goshen ; translated from the Hebrew by Sondra Silverston.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019.


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 Julia Hull DL Adult Fiction - JHLY-14  FIC GUNDA    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL First Floor - KKBB-2  FIC GUN    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Adult Fiction - MNBB-2  F GUNDAR-GOSHEN    AVAILABLE
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 New Lenox PL Adult Fiction - NLBB-1  GUN    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Fiction - NSLY-11  F GUNDAR-GOSHEN    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Fiction - NSRY-11  F GUNDAR-GOSHEN    AVAILABLE

Edition First North American edition.
Description 278 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Translation of: Sharanit eha-‘ir.
Originally published in Israel, 2018.
"First English-language edition published in Great Britain by Pushkin Press: March 2019"--Copyright page.
Summary Teenaged Nofar is so average that she's almost invisible. Serving customers ice cream, she is desperate for some kind of escape. One afternoon she tells a terrible lie, and suddenly everyone wants to talk to her: the press, her schoolmates, and even the boy upstairs. He is the only one who knows the truth, and he is demanding a price for his silence. Raymonde, an elderly immigrant whose best friend has just died, keeps her friend alive the only way she knows how: by inhabiting her stories. When Raymonde's lies take on a life of their own, Nofar and Raymonde must face the hidden corners of human nature. -- adapted from jacket.
Language In English, translated from the Hebrew.
Translated from the Hebrew.
Subject Truthfulness and falsehood -- Fiction.
Sex crimes -- Fiction.
Young women -- Israel -- Fiction.
Reality television programs -- Israel -- Fiction.
Celebrities -- Israel -- Fiction.
Israel. (OCoLC)fst01204236
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Domestic fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Added Author Silverston, Sondra, translator.
Added Title Sharanit eha-‘ir. English
ISBN 0316445398 (hardback)
9780316445399 (hardback)

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