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Liar & Spy, Stead Rebecca
Liar & Spy
Stead Rebecca

Paperback $16.99 - The Text Publishing Company
Kids - Published: 22/Aug/2012 - ISBN: 9781921922947

Winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2013

When Georges moves into a Brooklyn apartment building, he meets Safer, a twelve-year-old coffee-drinking loner and self-appointed spy. Georges becomes Safer's first spy club recruit. His assignment? Tracking the mysterious Mr X, who lives in the apartment upstairs. But as Safer becomes more demanding, Georges starts to wonder: how far is too far to go for your only friend?

Rebecca Stead's characters are delightfully engaging, and she has woven intricate ideas into a beautiful story. Liar & Spy is an inspired, often-funny novel for middle grade kids about friendship, fears, bullying and how to deal with your worries. It will keep readers guessing until the very end.

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