The Lie Tree

Book Verdict

The Lie Tree

by Frances Hardinge

First Release:

August 2016

Other Release:

October 2016

March 2017

ISBN: 9781419718953

2017 Amelia Bloomer List, Top Ten
Victorian England: Faith’s family moves to remote Vale Island so her famed scientist father can join an archaeological dig. But Faith senses something is amiss—and soon her father is dead.

  • ISBN: 9781419718953
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Amulet
    Page Count: 384
    Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 6.4, Points: 17
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.6, Points: 24
    Lexile: Level: 860L
    Awards & Honors: Booklist Top 10 Books for Youth 2016, Historical Fiction
    2015 COSTA Children’s Book Award
    The Kirkus Prize 2016 Nominee, Young Readers
    ALA Notable Books for Children Nominee -Summer 2016, Fiction
    SLJ’s Best Books of 2016, Young Adult
    Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2016, Young Adult
    National Public Radio’s Guide to 2016 Great Reads
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Teen
    Booklist 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Older Readers, Fiction
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Older Readers
    YALSA 2017 Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults
    Los Angeles Times Book Prize 2017 Finalist, Young Adult Literature
    2016 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Winner, Fiction
    Andre Norton Award for Excellence in Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2016 Finalist
    CILIP Carnegie Medal Shortlist for 2016
    Booklist Carte Blanche: Columinist’s Choice 2016
    2017 USBBY Outstanding International Book List, Grades 9–12
    Genre: Fic
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