Stephen Fry's breathtakingly outrageous debut novel, by turns eccentric, shocking, brilliantly comic and achingly romantic.
Adrian Healey is magnificently unprepared for the long littleness of life; unprepared too for the afternoon in Salzburg when he will witness the savage murder of a Hungarian violinist; unprepared to learn about the Mendax device; unprepared for more murders and wholly unprepared for the truth.
The Liar is a thrilling, sophisticated and laugh out loud hilarious novel from a brilliantly talented writer.
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Review: The LiarUser Review - Anna Vanaga - Goodreads
Well, this is a delight to read, indeed it is! The linguistic pleasure is exquisite, the plot is wonderfully confusing, and the outcome is quite unexpected. This is the first book by Fry that I read, but it certainly won't be the last! Read full review
Review: The LiarUser Review - Nikki - Goodreads
I really enjoyed the brilliant words of Stephen Fry and I loved the part in the boarding house with how the characters developed. I did find the ending to be a bit of a cop-out. All the secrets were a ... Read full review