January Pick: The Liar's Dictionary

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The Liar's Dictionary

by Eley Williams

"The Liar's Dictionary is the book I was longing for. So eudaemonical, so felicific and habile! A harlequinade of cachinnation! It's hilarious and smart and charming and I loved it." —Andrew Sean Greer, author of Less

An exhilarating and laugh-out-loud debut novel that chronicles the misadventures of a lovelorn Victorian lexicographer and the young woman put on his trail a century later to root out his misdeeds.

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