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The lie tree

Author: Frances Hardinge
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On an island off the south coast of Victorian England, fourteen-year-old Faith investigates the mysterious death of her father, who was involved in a scandal, and discovers a tree that feeds upon lies and gives those who eat its fruit visions of truth.
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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Hardinge
ISBN: 9781509832651 1509832653
OCLC Number: 952978268
Notes: Originally published: 2015.
Description: 411 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Frances Hardinge.

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A new novel by Hardinge is always an event and this latest has her usual precision and originality of language, while telling an absorbing historical tale * Sunday Times * The Lie Tree is a fantastic Read more...

 
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