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#1 New York Times bestselling series

The tenth book in the #1 New York Times bestselling series that inspired the hit ABC Family TV show Pretty Little Liars.

Four little liars are at it again. Aria's love life is on the Fitz--ahem, fritz. Emily's exploring her wild side. Hanna's kissing the enemy. And someone from Spencer's past--someone she never thought she'd see again--is back to haunt her. But none of that compares to what these pretty little liars did on their last spring break. It's their darkest secret yet. And guess who else knows?

Full of unexpected twists and shocking revelations, Ruthless is the tenth book in New York Times bestselling author Sara Shepard's compelling Pretty Little Liars series.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, [2012]
Edition: 1st pbk. ed.
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 9780062081865
Branch Call Number: YA FIC Shepa
Characteristics: 342, 11 pages.


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Apr 30, 2017


And the drama llamas live on! "A" is back and as dangerous as ever. Did anyone else know that the book series was meant to stop at Wanted, but then continued due to the popularity of the show? Crazy, is it not? There are so many books in this series! But don't worry, it just gets better. In a way, I am glad Ezra comes back into the story because it makes things perfect for Aria and Noel to get back together again! Also, Hanna is/was struggling a bit with her story but that's okay! It all worked out great in the end, no?
- @Siri of the Teen Review Board of the Hamilton Public Library

Aug 22, 2016

This series just keeps getting better and better. I want more!

Jul 23, 2015

love the show and the books

Dec 26, 2013

So gross Hanna and the dude start making out when they don't know each other? Whaaaat?

Nov 02, 2013

I hated this one. Usually I love all the PLL books I read, but i HATED this one. The plot was so slow....ughhh.

eldynarzu May 20, 2013

All the pretty little lyer books are Good i just found out that there was 16 book and even though all the books sara writes have to do with killing and twin sisters they are still the best i would recomend this book to be the BOOK OF THE YEAR OR OF THE HISTORY but the seris and the book are way diffrent

Apr 17, 2013

ok i i started out with the first book of the pll series i thought meh its ok but now it gets better and better each book anyone who hasnt read them should!!!

Feb 26, 2013

Hey, if you haven't read the series or any books you HAVE TO!! they are AWESOME! If you have read the books, share what was your favorite part, or if you would change anything

Jul 30, 2012

This a book In SAra Shepards SEries to calm everyone down and annoy them leaving them all curious to read the next book the shes trying to kill us she`s just Ruthles ;)

Jul 23, 2012

I looooooooooove this book it is one of the ultimate most troblesome book ever!

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May 07, 2012

Last summer while Spencer was taking AP courses at Penn, she began taking speed pills as a way to help with studying. After being arrested by the police for possession, she arranges for Hanna to help her frame her roommate, Kelsey, as a dealer, in order for Spencer to not face charges. After landing the role of Lady Macbeth in the school play, the stress and guilt begin to take their toll on Spencer, causing her to have frequent hallucinations in which she is haunted by Kelsey and Tabitha. She becomes paranoid and begins to believe Kelsey is "A" and is taking revenge on her for being framed. Emily accidentally meets Kelsey at a party and is instantly smitten with her. She and Kelsey grow close, much to Spencer's disapproval. After Emily is hurt by Spencer's remarks about her love for Alison, she angrily tells Kelsey that Spencer framed her for the drug possession. Depressed, Kelsey overdoses and attempts to throw herself into the quarry where Mona died, but Emily saves her and Kelsey is sent to the Preserve for treatment. While visiting Kelsey, the girls realize that Tabitha was also a patient at the Preserve and was the same age as Alison and Courtney.Hanna's father her on to help with the social media aspect of his campaigning. She meets a boy named Liam, who she falls for, despite knowing he is the son of her father's political opponent. They break up when she learns he has been seeing multiple other girls while dating her, and reconciles with Mike. And after Aria is dumped by Noel, she seeks out comfort in Ezra, in hopes of rekindling their romance. However, things are strained between them, and Aria eventually enters back into a relationship with Noel, after discovering Ezra and Klaudia being intimate.The Liars attempt to circumvent "A's" threats by coming clean about their secrets, with varied success. Meanwhile, "A" becomes more violent, attempting to kill Emily by pushing her off a small cliff earlier in the book, and swears she saw a blonde when this whole ordeal happened. A later sends Spencer an email of Tabitha on the beach with a head injury, indicating that "A" was the one who disposed of Tabitha's body. "A "taunts the Liars, stating they will NEVER discover A's true identity.


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Aug 02, 2012

Sometimes we all need a little push Emily. You and your friends know all about that, huh?


Aug 02, 2012

Kelsey was going to do to Emily exactly what Mona had tried to do to Spencer, what Tabitha had tried to do to Hanna, what Ali had tried to do to all of them.


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