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Sometimes I Lie

by Alice Feeney

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Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney
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    Mar 2018, 272 pages
    Paperback:
    Oct 2018, 288 pages

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This brilliant psychological thriller asks: Is something really a lie if you believe it's the truth?

Alice Feeney's debut novel, Sometimes I Lie, received four or five stars by all but three of the 44 First Impression reviewers who submitted reviews, for an overall 4.4 average.

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Sometimes I Lie begins with a bang. The narrator tells us: "My name is Amber Reynolds. There are three things you should know about me: 1. I'm in a coma; 2. My husband doesn't love me anymore; and 3. Sometimes I lie." Told in three different time periods, debut author Alice Feeney does a masterful job of stringing the audience along: Amber's story of "Now," as she experiences her present coma and all the visitors to her hospital room; her story of the previous week prior to the car accident that precipitates the coma ("Then"); and diary entries from a long-ago childhood "Before" (Laurie M).

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