The honest-to-goodness truth

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Atheneum Books, Feb 1, 2000 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
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After promising never to lie, Libby learns that it's not always necessary to blurt out the whole truth either.

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i love it it so insbering

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A very authentic story about a girl who gets caught in a lie and vows to tell the truth from then on, not realizing what the consequences of her truth-telling might be. This book could spark some ... Read full review

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Patricia McKissack is the author of many award-winning books for young readers, most recently Let My People Go, the recipient of an NAACP Image Award, which she wrote with her husband, Fredrick McKissack. Her other books include Ma Dear's Aprons; The Dark Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural, a Newbery Honor book and winner of the Coretta Scott King Award; and Mirandy and Brother Wind, also a Coretta Scott King Award winner and a Caldecott Honor Book. Ms. McKissack lives in St. Louis, Missouri.

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