Set in modern day America, We are liars is a tale of the rich and privileged. An extended family who own a private island retreat.
Who despite all of the luxuries their privileges can buy, do not lead charmed lives.
Three sisters and their families descend on the island every holiday season to reconnect with their parents. Each family has their own version of the family mansion. Blissful summers of swimming, fishing and celebrating await them. But underneath this wonderful life, secrets are hidden, that eventually must come to the surface. Lockhart skilfully reveals the main character and narrator, Carrie’s secrets as the story unfolds.
Well written – with a suspenseful twist at the end. Suited for a more mature teen reader.