Lisa Roecker

more photos (3)




Emma Sp...
38 books | 9 friends

Taylor
15,841 books | 1,121 friends

Emma Mi...
801 books | 5,001 friends

Lani Wo...
386 books | 1,171 friends

Kimberl...
456 books | 580 friends

Terry J...
1,004 books | 559 friends

Catheri...
495 books | 1,129 friends

Crystal...
769 books | 850 friends

More friends…

Lisa is following 2 people

Lisa Roecker

Goodreads Author


url

born
in Cleveland, OH, The United States
gender
female

website

genre

member since
May 2009


About this author

Lisa and Laura Roecker are sisters-turned-writing-partners with a love of all things Young Adult. Some call it arrested development, but the sisters claim it keeps them young. Plus, its cheaper than Botox. Lisa and Laura live in Cleveland, Ohio in separate residences. Their husbands wouldn't agree to a duplex. THE LIAR SOCIETY is their first novel.


1. I have 10 minutes before the kids come home after their last day of school and instead of showering, I'm blogging. This is a terrible, terrible decision, and yet, here we are.

2. Last night my 3-year-old threw the mother of all temper tantrums at another child's birthday party and we ended the evening with me getting in his face and saying, "Does Mommy look happy to you?" He slapped me. I hon... Read more of this blog post »
 •  flag
0 comments
like  • 
Published on June 05, 2014 13:00 • 19 views
Average rating: 3.81 · 3,268 ratings · 618 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
The Liar Society (The Liar ...
by
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 2,354 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Lies That Bind (The Lia...
by
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 425 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
This is W.A.R.
by
3.32 of 5 stars 3.32 avg rating — 326 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Third Lie's the Charm (The ...
by
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 163 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

The Liar Society The Lies That Bind Third Lie's the Charm
The Liar Society (3 books)
by
3.859279401767505 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 2,942 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Lisa's Recent Updates

Lisa Roecker rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Rooms by Lauren Oliver
Rooms
by Lauren Oliver (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone by Adele Griffin
The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone
by Adele Griffin (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon
Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2)
by Diana Gabaldon (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Bittersweet by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
Bittersweet: A Novel
by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 5 of 5 stars
One Plus One by Jojo Moyes
One Plus One
by Jojo Moyes (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
The Rosie Project
by Graeme Simsion
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Open Road Summer by Emery Lord
Open Road Summer
by Emery Lord (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
The Vacationers
by Emma Straub (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
Outlander (Outlander, #1)
by Diana Gabaldon (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lisa Roecker rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Lisa's books…
“You can't keep doing this," Liam added under his breath, "You've just gotta let it go."
Tears sprang to my eyes, and I wiped them away with backs of my hands.
"I know this isn't easy for you, but Grace wouldn't want you putting yourself at risk for them." He cupped my face in his hands and used his thumbs to wipe away fresh tears before they even had a chance to fall. "You're never going to win this. If you had a chance, they wouldn't bother playing."
"I know." And I did. There was no doubt in my mind that Liam was right. But that didn't make it any easier to give up.”
Lisa Roecker, The Lies That Bind

“I sized Seth up. As usual his khaki pants were pristine, perfectly pressed, not a dirt stain in sight. Seth Allen had to be the only person on the planet who could make it through pitch-black underground tunnels without getting a speck of dirt on his pants, but give the kid a jelly donut, and jam would end up in places jam had absolutely no right to be.”
Lisa Roecker, The Lies That Bind

“There was one obvious solution to this problem, but it involved me uttering four inconceivable words to Seth Allen. This was not going to be pretty.
"Take off your pants," I mumbled in Seth's direction.
"What?" Seth's voice was shrill as it cracked.
"Your pants. Take them off." I spoke louder now, impatient.
"But...I'll be naked and cold, and I still haven't had the chance to bulk up my legs at the gym so I'm just not sure..."
I cut Seth off with with my best "Are you effing kidding me?" Face and jerked my head towards Maddie in the backseat.
"Oh, right, I get it. Maddie needs pants and I have them, so I'll just go ahead and, um, well, strip down. Could you..." Seth's cheeks went up in twin flames.”
Lisa Roecker, The Lies That Bind

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
South African Boo...: March Author of the Month (Nominations) 12 20 Feb 11, 2013 01:44AM  
The Next Best Boo...: Book Cover Hunt -- New Game Alert!! 3108 1972 May 30, 2013 12:46PM  
South African Boo...: June SA Word Challenge 27 19 Jul 01, 2013 12:01PM  
The Seasonal Read...: Fall Challenge 2013: Reading Plans 46 274 Oct 31, 2013 02:16PM  
Mount TBR 2013 Re...: Ivy's 2013 100 Book Challenge 16 45 Dec 03, 2013 03:43PM  
2014 Reading Chal...: Adriana's 105+ Book Challenge 116 179 Dec 31, 2013 05:41PM  
The Seasonal Read...: Fall Challenge 2014: Reading Plans 42 591 Oct 05, 2014 11:55AM  
Crazy Challenge C...: A Year full of Seasonal and Holiday Fun 765 367 Oct 22, 2014 09:07AM  
Cozy Mysteries : Title and Author Game, Round 2 5082 536 3 hours, 32 min ago  
“I’m not scared of hell. I lived a decent life, and I don’t think there is such a place, anyway. I’m scared there’s nothing.” He struggled for breath. A pearl of blood was swelling in the corner of his right eye. “There was nothing before, we all know that, so doesn’t it stand to reason that there’s nothing after?” “But there is.” Dan wiped Charlie’s face with the damp cloth. “We never really end, Charlie. I don’t know how that can be, or what it means, I only know that it is.”
Stephen King, Doctor Sleep

Comments (showing 1-2 of 2)    post a comment »
dateDown_arrow    newest »

message 1: by Amy

Amy Thanks for the add! :)


message 2: by Gary

Gary Revel It's great to have you as a friend LISA.

My memoir - TO LIVE OR MAYBE NOT on hardcover is at Amazon DOT com and other book sellers worldwide. It includes details of my birth, youth, US Navy Service, music-Hollywood, Memphis, Nashville, Martin Luther King Jr. Assassination Investigation, recording and releasing the single record THEY SLEW THE DREAMER About the MLK assassination.

CLICK HERE TO BUY


back to top