Praise from the Swoon Reads community:
"It was difficult for me to put this book down! The dynamic between all the characters was very wonderful" --Anna Bowen
"A diverse cast, lots of action, and the narrative voice was beautiful. And, wow, was that ending a twist!" --cute_entei
"An edge-of-your-seat, intellectual, magical story ride." --lilsakura423
About the Author
is a long-time nerd, traveler, and architecture enthusiast who worked as an assistant English teacher in Tokyo for three years before pursuing her MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Central Florida. She can typically be found absorbed in books, games, or manga, or else obsessing over said books, games, and manga. A Soldier and a Liar
is her debut novel.