Whoppers History's Most Outrageous Lies and Liars by Christine Seifert
  

Whoppers History's Most Outrageous Lies and Liars

Written by Christine Seifert
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Synopsis

Whoppers History's Most Outrageous Lies and Liars by Christine Seifert

History of full of liars. Not just little-white-telling liars, but big-honkin', whopper-telling liars - people who can convince us that even the most improbable, outrageous, nonsensical stories are true. And the worst part is that we believe them. Whoppers tells the story of history's greatest liars and the lies they told, providing a mix of narrative profiles of super-famous liars, lies, and/or hoaxes, as well as more obscure episodes.

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[A] lively, fun read designed to appeal to leisure audiences and history buffs alike. California Bookwatch

About the Author

Christine Seifert is a native North Dakotan, a professor at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah, and a Young Adult writer. She is the author of the YA novel The Predicteds, as well as the nonfiction books Whoppers: History's Most Outrageous Lies and Liars and The Endless Wait: Virginity in Young Adult Literature (2015). She writes for BitchMagazine and other publications, and has presented at academic conferences on such diverse topics as as Writing, Rhetoric, Twilight, and Jersey Shore.

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Format

Paperback
224 pages

Author

Christine Seifert
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Publisher

Zest Books an imprint of Orange Avenue Publishing

Publication date

1st September 2015

ISBN

9781936976980


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