books with unreliable narrators

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I think a lot of people read books because they think they are experts. I’d like to tell you that I’m not a professional bookworm like, say, the author of this book. I don’t claim to be an expert in anything, but I certainly don’t claim to be a bookworm. I’d also like to say that I don’t read many books.

I was one of those people. I used to love reading books. I mean, really love reading them. I would read anything from poetry to science fiction. I still like to read books, though, but not in the way that many people do. I read books as an escape from the mundane, to give me a sense of accomplishment and fun.

I was a loner kid. I read books in the library. I read books on the porch. I used to read books out loud to my friends. I read books at night. I read books on the subway. Sometimes I still read books, but not as much as I used to. I am more likely to read a book that I can’t finish. I am more likely to read a book that I want to finish.

I read books with unreliable narrators because they let me know whether the narration is good or bad. It lets me know if the book was written by an author I trust or not. I can usually identify a book that has a narrator that is unreliable, because it’s usually just me and the book. However, I don’t know if this is a general rule, or if it’s a specific rule for unreliable narrators.

There’s a list of books with unreliable narrators at Wikipedia. You can also search with Google for unreliable narrators. For example, the search “unreliable narrator” will turn up lists of unreliable narrators for science fiction, fantasy, romance novels, and mystery/thriller books.

The books that have unreliable narrators tend to be well-reviewed, well-written, and well-loved by people who have a certain level of confidence in their memory. Because it is difficult to take care of a child who is unable to read or write, the books that have unreliable narrators often have unreliable narrators for other reasons, such as a writer who can only remember a few words or characters who only speak in a few words.

I’ve noticed this in a few of my paranormal romances. It is also true in my YA novels that a love story will sometimes have an unreliable narrator. This is often because the narrator needs to be removed because of her own fears, but sometimes it’s because the narrator can’t remember specific details from the past. Of course, I’m not going to tell you how to deal with this. It’s really a personal decision.

The problem with unreliable narrators is that you cant really tell if they are telling the truth. For instance, in The Book of the New Sun by Tanya Huff, the narrator is a teen girl who was convinced she was the reincarnation of a popular teenage actress. She used to love the actress and her movies, but her story seems to have been fabricated. This is a bit problematic because the author could simply have put a name drop on the girl and made her completely credible at first.

The problem with unreliable narrators is that you cant really tell if they are telling the truth. For instance, in The Book of the New Sun by Tanya Huff, the narrator is a teen girl who was convinced she was the reincarnation of a popular teenage actress. She used to love the actress and her movies, but her story seems to have been fabricated. This is a bit problematic because the author could simply have put a name drop on the girl and made her completely credible at first.

The problem is that when someone makes you believe something, you find it difficult to believe anything else they tell you. The reason that the narrator of The Book of the New Sun is the daughter of the actress is because the author wants you to suspend your disbelief and believe that in fact it is the reincarnation of the actress. A girl who knows about her past isn’t believable, but a girl who doesn’t know anything about her past is believable.

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