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E. Lockhart - Author

About the Author

E. Lockhart is the author of four books about Ruby Oliver: The Boyfriend List, The Boy Book, The Treasure Map of Boys, and Real Live Boyfriends. She also wrote Fly on the Wall, Dramarama, and How to Be Bad (the last with Sarah Mlynowski and Lauren Myracle). Her novel The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks was a Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book, a finalist for the National Book Award, and winner of a Cybils Award for Best Young Adult Novel.

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Boyfriend Quartet

Boyfriend Quartet

Author: E. Lockhart Format: eBook Release Date: 24/06/2014

FromE. Lockhart, the author of the highly acclaimed, New York Times bestseller We Were Liars, which John Greencalled "e;utterly unforgettable,"e; comes the uproarious and heartwarming Ruby Oliver novelsThe Boyfriend List, The Boy Book, The Treasure Map of Boys, and Real Live Boyfriendsavailable for the first time together in an ebook omnibus edition.Follow Ruby Oliver through four hilarious installments about her high school life. There are boy troubles, friend troubles, panic attacks, and lists. There are mysterious notes, fruit roll-ups, upper-regioning, and more lists. There are mean-spirited rumors, smelly feet, frogs, and brownies. There are Cheetos, a piglet head, Paris, and baguette air guitar. Ruby Oliver manages it all with an enormous dose of humor and understated grace. She survives to tell the tale that will make readers cringe, weep, and laugh out loud!

We Were Liars

We Were Liars

Author: E. Lockhart Format: eBook Release Date: 13/05/2014

A New York Times BestsellerOne of James Patterson's "e;Favorite Thrillers for the Beach"e; (New York Times)"e;Haunting, sophisticated . . . a novel so twisty and well-told that it will appeal to older readers as well as to adolescents."e; Wall Street Journal"e;A rich, stunning summer mystery with a sharp twist that will leave you dying to talk about the book with a pal or ten."e; Parade.com"e;Thrilling, beautiful, and blisteringly smart, We Were Liars is utterly unforgettable."e; John Green, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars"e;You're going to want to remember the title. Liars details the summers of a girl who harbors a dark secret, and delivers a satisfying, but shocking twist ending."e; Breia Brissey, Entertainment WeeklyA beautiful and distinguished family.A private island.A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy.A group of four friendsthe Liarswhose friendship turns destructive.A revolution. An accident. A secret.Lies upon lies.True love.The truth.We Were Liars is a modern, sophisticated suspense novel from New York Times bestselling author, National Book Award finalist, and Printz Award honoree E. Lockhart.Read it.And if anyone asks you how it ends, just LIE."e;An ambitious novel with an engaging voice, a clever plot and some terrific writing."e; New York Times Book Review"e;No one should be talking about the shocking twist ending. What we can talk about is...[Lockhart's] razor-sharp portrayal of a family for whom keeping up appearances is paramount and, ultimately, tragic."e; The Chicago Tribune

Boy Book

Boy Book

Author: E. Lockhart Format: eBook Release Date: 27/07/2010

FromE. Lockhart, author of the highly acclaimed, New York Times bestseller We Were Liars, which John Greencalled "e;utterly unforgettable,"e; comes The Boy Book, the second book in the uproarious and heartwarming Ruby Oliver novels.Here is how things stand at the beginning of newly-licensed driver Ruby Oliver's junior year at Tate Prep: *; Kim: Not speaking. But far away in Tokyo. *; Cricket: Not speaking. *; Nora: Speaking--sort of. Chatted a couple times this summer when they bumped into each other outside of school--once shopping in the U District, and once in the Elliot Bay Bookstore. But she hadn't called Ruby, or anything. *; Noel: Didn't care what anyone thinks. *; Meghan: Didn't have any other friends. *; Dr. Z: Speaking. *; And Jackson. The big one. Not speaking. But, by Winter Break, a new job, an unlikely but satisfying friend combo, additional entries to The Boy Book and many difficult decisions help Ruby to see that there is, indeed, life outside the Tate Universe.From the Hardcover edition.

Fly On the Wall

Fly On the Wall

Author: E. Lockhart Format: eBook Release Date: 10/11/2009

"e;I think this might be the best YA novel . . . I've ever read."e; John Green From E. Lockhart, author ofWe Were LiarstheNew York Timesbestselling phenomenonand the uproarious and heartwarming Ruby Oliver books,comes a fast-paced and hysterically funny novel that answers the question: What would it be like to be a fly on the wall in the boy's locker room?At the Manhattan School for Art and Music, where everyone is ';different' and everyone is ';special,' Gretchen Yee feels ordinary. She's the kind of girl who sits alone at lunch, drawing pictures of Spider-Man, so she won't have to talk to anyone; who has a crush on Titus but won't do anything about it; who has no one to hang out with when her best (and only real) friend Katya is busy.One day, Gretchen wishes that she could be a fly on the wall in the boys' locker roomjust to learn more about guys. What are they really like? What do they really talk about? Are they really cretins most of the time?Fly on the Wall is the story of how that wish comes true.From the Hardcover edition.

Treasure Map of Boys

Treasure Map of Boys

Author: E. Lockhart Format: eBook Release Date: 28/07/2009

FromE. Lockhart, author of the highly acclaimed, New York Times bestseller We Were Liars, which John Greencalled "e;utterly unforgettable,"e; comes The Treasure Map of Boys, the third book in the uproarious and heartwarming Ruby Oliver novels.Ruby is back at Tate Prep, and it's her thirty-seventh week in the state of Noboyfriend. Her panic attacks are bad, her love life is even worse, and what's more: Noel is writing her notes, Jackson is giving her frogs, Gideon is helping her cook, and Finn is making her brownies. Rumors are flying, and Ruby's already-sucky reputation is heading downhill. Not only that, she's also: running a bake sale, learning the secrets of heavymetal therapy, encountering some seriously smelly feet, defending the rights of pygmy goats, and bodyguarding Noel from unwanted advances. In this companion novel to The Boyfriend List and The Boy Book, Ruby struggles to secure some sort of mental health, to understand what constitutes a real friendship, and to find true loveif such a thing exists.From the Hardcover edition.

Fly on the Wall

Fly on the Wall

Author: E. Lockhart Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/05/2008

At the Manhattan School for Arts, where everyone is 'different' and everyone is 'special', Gretchen Yee feels ordinary. She sits alone at lunch, drawing pictures of spider-man, so she won't have to talk to anyone; has a crush on Titus but won't do anything about it and has no one to hang out with when her best (and only real) friend Katya is busy. One day, Gretchen wishes that she could be a fly on the wall in the boys' locker room - just to learn more about guys. What are they really like? What are they really cretins most of the time? Fly on the Wall is the story of how that wish comes true.

Boyfriend List

Boyfriend List

Author: E. Lockhart Format: eBook Release Date: 24/10/2006

FromE. Lockhart, author of the highly acclaimed, New York Times bestseller We Were Liars, which John Greencalled "e;utterly unforgettable,"e; comes The Boyfriend List, the first book in the uproarious and heartwarming Ruby Oliver novels.Ruby Oliver is 15 and has a shrink. She knows it's unusual, but give her a breakshe's had a rough 10 days. In the past 10 days she: lost her boyfriend (#13 on the list), lost her best friend (Kim), lost all her other friends (Nora, Cricket), did something suspicious with a boy (#10), did something advanced with a boy (#15), had an argument with a boy (#14), drank her first beer (someone handed it to her), got caught by her mom (ag!), had a panic attack (scary), lost a lacrosse game (she's the goalie), failed a math test (she'll make it up), hurt Meghan's feelings (even though they aren't really friends), became a social outcast (no one to sit with at lunch) and had graffiti written about her in the girls' bathroom (who knows what was in the boys'!?!). But don't worryRuby lives to tell the tale. And make more lists.From the Hardcover edition.

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