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Book Riot's 50 Must-Read Books With Unreliable Narrators

"Whenever we encounter a first person narrator in a novel, we as readers know we're getting a character's version of the story rather than directly witnessing the events as they actually happened. S0 in a way, one could argue that every first-person narrator is an unreliable narrator, but some narrators are more... read more
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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Agatha Christie)
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Never Let Me Go (Kazuo Ishiguro)
3
Shutter Island (Dennis Lehane)
4
Gone Girl (Gillian Flynn)
5
Allegedly (Tiffany D. Jackson)
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The People in the Trees (Hanya Yanagihara)
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House of Leaves (Mark Z. Danielewski)
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American Psycho (Bret Easton Ellis)
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We Were Liars (E. Lockhart)
10
Life of Pi (Yann Martel)
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The Night Guest (Fiona Mcfarlane)
12
Elizabeth Is Missing (Emma Healey)
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13
We Have Always Lived in the Castle (Shirley Jackson)
14
Fashionvictim (Amina Akhtar)
15
Our Kind of Cruelty (Araminta Hall)
16
One of Us Is Lying (Karen M. Mcmanus)
17
My Sunshine Away (M.O. Walsh)
18
Room (Emma Donoghue)
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Hysteria (Megan Miranda)
20
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (Haruki Murakami)
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon)
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Rebecca (Daphne Du Maurier)
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Atonement (Ian Mcewan)
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The Girl on the Train (Paula Hawkins)
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25
You (Caroline Kepnes)
26
Charm & Strange (Stephanie Kuehn)
27
Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
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What Was She Thinking? [Notes on a Scandal] (Zoe Heller)
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The Sound and the Fury (William Faulkner)
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Liar (Justine Larbalestier)
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Jazz (Toni Morrison)
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The White Tiger (Aravind Adiga)
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Six Suspects
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In a Dark Dark Wood (Ruth Ware)
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A Scanner Darkly (Philip K Dick)
36
Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
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37
Fight Club (Chuck Palahniuk)
38
Wuthering Heights (Emily Bronte)
39
The Secret History - Donna Tartt
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The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer (Michelle Hodkin)
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