The Better Liar




      The Better Liar
When a woman conceals her sister s death to claim their joint inheritance, her deception exposes a web of dangerous secrets in this addictive new thriller for fans of Megan Abbott, Gillian Flynn, and Paula Hawkins Like most of the dead, I want to be remembered Robin Voigt is dead If her sister Leslie had arrived at her cramped Las Vegas apartment just hours earlier, this would have been their first reunion in a decade In the years since Robin ran away from home as a teenager, Leslie has stayed in New Mexico, taking care of their dying father, even as she began building a family of her own But when their father passed away, Leslie received a rude awakening she and Robin would receive the inheritance he left them together or not at all Now her half of the money may be beyond her grasp And unbeknownst to anyone, even her husband, Leslie needs it desperately.When she meets a charismatic young woman who bears an uncanny resemblance to Robin and has every reason to leave her past behind the two make a reckless bargain Mary will impersonate Robin for a week in exchange for Robin s half of the cash But neither realizes how high the stakes will be when Mary takes a dead woman s name Even as Mary begins to suspect Leslie is hiding something, and Leslie realizes the stranger living in her house, babysitting her newborn son, and charming her husband has secrets of her own, Robin s wild, troubled legacy threatens to eclipse them both.An electric, twisted portrait of sisterhood and the ties that bind, The Better Liar is a stunning debut with a heart stopping, twist after twist finale that will beg the question How far would you go to get what s yours Free Read [ The Better Liar ] Author [ Tanen Jones ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk

Tanen Jones grew up in Texas and North Carolina She has a degree in American history and spent several years editing law and criminal justice textbooks A queer author, she writes from the perspective of women who are also queer Her work is a modern take on the genre, exploring what makes a woman mad, bad, or dangerous to know She now lives in New York with her partner, where she writes from her apartment window THE BETTER LIAR is her first novel Tanen is not often on Goodreads, but all questions submitted via Goodreads will be considered for the FAQ page on her website Visit to see if your question appears

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  • Hardcover
  • 320 pages
  • The Better Liar
  • Tanen Jones
  • English
  • 25 December 2019
  • 1984821229

10 thoughts on “ The Better Liar

  1. Nilufer Ozmekik says:

    Are you ready for a mind bending, psychological, surprising new novel that full of lies, brain storming exhaustion, WTH just I read, what kind of end this themes Come on I slap the characters but instead of characters slapped me this time because I was way too na ve and lost my spider senses for consuming too much stress nails They wer...

  2. Dita says:

    Did I stay up half the night last because I was unable to put this down Yes Do I regret it Nope Would I read any book that Kim It s All About The Thrill recommends to me Yes Follow her, friend her, and follow her blogshe s awesome This book is full of twists, turns, red herrings and misdirection and even as I was able to work out the biggest one there was still so much to gasp over as this awesome story climbed and climbed to it s satisfying conclusion.Thank you to Tanen Jones, Did I stay up half the night last because I was unable to put this down Yes Do I regret it Nope Would I read any book that Kim It s All About The Thrill recommends to me Yes Follow her, friend her, and follow her blogshe s awesome This book is full of twists, turns, red herrings and misdirection and even as I was able to work out...

  3. Kim ~ It’s All About the Thrill says:

    I loved this book Wow All the stars for this fantastic debut This book puts the W in WTF I mean this is one twisted domestic thriller Honestly one of my favorite books I have read this year.Your sister Robin has been missing for 10 years She ran away from home when she was 16 and is now living in Las Vegas Leslie is the good sister staying with her ailing father until he passes away Catering to his every need as your sister Robin is in sin city doing god knows what You also find I loved this book Wow All the stars for this fantastic debut This book puts the W in WTF I mean this is one twisted domestic thriller Honestly one of my favorite books I have read this year.Your sister Robin has been missing for 10 years She ran away from home when she was 16 and is now living in Las Vegas Leslie is the good sister staying with her ailing father until he passes away Catering to his every need as your sister Robin is in sin city doing god knows what You also find the time to care for your family Then your father springs it to you on his deathbed that his money will be split between you and Robin The kicker is Robin has to come back home to claim t...

  4. Elyse (semi hiatus) Walters says:

    NO SPOILERSThis is a great book to go in blind Names change like a revolving cake walk Leslie meets Mary in Vegas Leslie brings Mary home to Albuquerque.Mary becomes Robin Leslie s pretend sister whom she hadn t seen in 10 years until finding her dead from overdose Mary who is pretending she is Robin, still pretending to be Leslie s sister meets Billy and tells him her name is Alice.Alice s name might change again Names that aren t revolving are Leslie is NO SPOILERSThis is a great book to go in blind Names change like a revolving cake walk Leslie meets Mary in Vegas Leslie brings Mary home to Albuquerque.Mary becomes Robin Leslie s pretend sister whom she hadn t seen in 10 years until finding her dead from overdose Mary who is pretending she is Robin, still pretending to be Leslie s sister meets Billy and tells him her name is Alice.Alice s name might change aga...

  5. Holly B says:

    3.5 STARS Two sisters entangled in a web of lies and hidden agendas The debut of an author that I will surely keep an eye on An intriguing premise about estranged sisters, Leslie and Robin Their father has recently died and Leslie can t collect on the estate until she tracks down sister Robin.The first half of the book had me on the edge as Leslie hit road blocks, curves and full blown speed bumps as she searched Las Vegas to find Robin What happened was just, wowThe next half was close 3.5 STARS Two sisters entangled in a web of lies...

  6. Michelle says:

    Alive sister Leslie Dead sister Robin Fake sister Mary They all have a voice in this story What I loved most about this book is the feeling of unease that exudes from the pages especially as there isn t really much happening at all BUT you just know that something explosive is going to happen One orof these ladies is unreliable One orof these ladies is lying It all becomes such a tangled web and to watch it unravel was very satisfying Kudo s to the author for writing a Alive sister Leslie Dead si...

  7. Ceecee says:

    and the Oscar goes to Mary, for her winning performance, skilful chameleon like adoption of personas at the drop of a hat, her methods of acquiring and using information to her advantage, her resourcefulness, her survival, her mirror faced beauty, her intelligence and disingenuousness You snooze, you lose Leslie, you caught a tiger by the tail So, what s...

  8. Meredith says:

    Icy Cold Game of Cat and Mouse One desperate woman lures another into impersonating her dead sister in order to receive her inheritance Leslie takes a trip to Vegas to bring her sister home to Alburquerque Sadly, she discovers her sister, Robin, is dead When she bumps into a woman named Mary who bears an uncanny resemblance to Robin, she coaxes her into coming to Alburqueue to impersonate Robin With the promise of collecting Robin s half of the inheritance, Mary decides to come along for the Icy Cold Game of Cat and Mouse One desperate woman lures another into impersonating her dead sister in order to receive her inheritance Leslie takes a trip to Vegas to bring her sister home to Alburquerque Sadly, she discovers her sister, Robin, is dead When she bumps into a woman named Mary who bears an uncanny resemblance to Robin, she coaxes her into coming to Alburqueue to impersonate Robin With the promise of collecting Robin s half of the inheritance, Mary decides to come along for the ride But Lesl...

  9. Mandy White says:

    The Better Liar was a book that I went into with high expectations after hearing so many great things about it For that reason it was bumped up my to be read list and I am really glad that I did This book was clever, twisty and addictive Definitely a just onechapter book I really wanted to see how it was all going to play out and the ending was brilliant This book will be big in 2020.Leslie and Robin are sisters, who have not seen or spoken to each other forthan 10 years The Better Liar was a book that I went into with high expectations after hearing so many great things about it For that reason it was bumped up my to be read list and I am really glad that I did This book was clever, twisty and addicti...

  10. Nenia ⚡ Aspiring Evil Overlord ⚡ Campbell says:

    Instagram Twitter FacebookPinterestI would not put Tanen Jones on par with Gillian Flynn, but I will admit that there is definite appeal there for that audience if the reader is inclined to be forgiving THE BETTER LIAR is a debut novel, and with comparisons to authors such as Megan Abbott and Gillian Flynn in the blurb, seems to be setting itself to some pre...

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