Notes from a Liar and Her Dog
Living in a family with two perfect sisters and parents who just don't get her, Ant MacPherson finds it easier to lie. After all, the only one who appreciates her is her dog, Pistachio. But when a concerned teacher sees the truth behind Ant's lies, it seems as though she might be in for a change . . .
- Paperback | 216 pages
- 127 x 195.58 x 17.78mm | 136.08g
- 16 Sep 2003
- Penguin Books Ltd
- Puffin Books
- London, United Kingdom
About Gennifer Choldenko
Gennifer Choldenko is the New York Times bestselling and Newbery Honor Award-winning author of ten children's books, including Notes From a Liar and Her Dog, If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period, No Passengers Beyond this Point, Al Capone Does My Shirts, Al Capone Shines My Shoes, and Al Capone Does My Homework. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family.
"Choldenko's novel is dazzling. It's a marvel. Writing with great tenderness and freshness and style, she unfolds a taut drama of two kids struggling to come of age against an extraordinary background--Alcatraz Island. A major achievement. Applause!" "Funny, moving and completely believable, this is a fine first novel." -Booklist, starred review "For any kid who is a middle child, for kids who have trouble getting along with their parents, for kids who are sure that their parents prefer their siblings, this book will bring delight and understanding." -School Library Journal, starred review