The Lie Tree

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Pub. Date:
2016.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.4 - AR Pts: 17
Lexile measure:
860L
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Read this thought-provoking, critically acclaimed novel (6 starred reviews!!!) from Frances Hardinge, winner of the Costa Book of the Year, Costa Children's Book Award, and Horn Book-Boston Globe Award. 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. Frances Hardinge is the author of many acclaimed novels, including Cuckoo Song , which earned five starred reviews.
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ISBN:
9781419718953
9781613128992
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.4, 17 Points
Lexile measure:
860L
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display_description 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. On an island off the south coast of Victorian England, Faith investigates the mysterious death of her father, who was involved in a scandal. She discovers a tree that bears fruit only when she whispers a lie to it-- and the fruit, in turn, delivers a hidden truth. Does the tree hold the key to her father's murder? Or will it lead the murderer to Faith herself?
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery stories, English
Fantasy fiction
Fathers -- Death -- Fiction
Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Juvenile fiction
Lies -- Fiction
Sex role -- Fiction
Truthfulness and falsehood -- Juvenile fiction
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title_display The Lie Tree
title_full The Lie Tree
The Lie Tree / by Frances Hardinge
The lie tree / Frances Hardinge
title_short The Lie Tree
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Detective and mystery stories, English
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Fathers
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Lies
Mystery
Sex role
Truthfulness and falsehood
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