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Sara Shepard

Not to be confused with Sarah Shephard.
Sara Shepard
Sara Shepard at the Brooklyn Book Festival (2010)
Born April 8, 1977
Occupation Writer/Author
Nationality American

Sara Shepard is an American author known for the bestselling Pretty Little Liars and The Lying Game book series, both of which have been turned into television shows on ABC Family.


Shepard graduated from Downingtown High School in Downingtown, Pennsylvania in 1995. She attended NYU and also has an MFA from Brooklyn College. Her father was American, and her mother was born in Toronto. [1] She currently resides in Pittsburgh, PA. [2]

Television Series

Shepard's Pretty Little Liars and The Lying Game book series have been turned into a television series by ABC Family. The Pretty Little Liars series of novels is "loosely based on her experiences growing up on Philadelphia's Main Line."[2]

Pretty Little Liars is filming season four and has been picked up for a fifth. It has also been announced that it would get its own spin-off, Ravenswood.[3] Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Shay Mitchell, and Lucy Hale star as the main characters: Spencer Hastings, Hanna Marin, Emily Fields and Aria Montgomery. Shepard had a cameo on Pretty Little Liars in episode seven of season one.[4]

The Lying Game was canceled after its second season that aired in March 2013. Alexandra Chando starred as the main two characters: Sutton Mercer and Emma Becker.


Young Adult

Pretty Little Liars series

  • 1: Pretty Little Liars (October 12, 2006)
  • 2: Flawless (March 7, 2007)
  • 3: Perfect (August 21, 2007)
  • 4: Unbelievable (May 27, 2008)
  • 5: Wicked (November 25, 2008)
  • 6: Killer (June 30, 2009)
  • 7: Heartless (January 19, 2010)
  • 8: Wanted (June 8, 2010)
  • 9: Twisted (July 5, 2011)
  • 10: Ruthless (December 6, 2011)
  • 11: Stunning (June 5, 2012)
  • 12: Burned (December 4, 2012)
  • 13: Crushed (June 4, 2013)
  • 14: Deadly (December 3, 2013)
  • 15: Toxic (June 3, 2014)

Pretty Little Liars series - Companion Novels

  • 4.5: Pretty Little Secrets (January 3, 2012)
  • 0: Ali's Pretty Little Lies (January 3, 2013)[5]

The Lying Game series

  • 1. The Lying Game (December 7, 2010)
  • 2. Never Have I Ever (August 2, 2011)
  • 3. Two Truths and A Lie (February 7, 2012)
  • 4. Hide and Seek (July 31, 2012)
  • 5. Cross My Heart, Hope To Die (February 5, 2013)
  • 6. Seven Minutes in Heaven (July 30, 2013)(The Final Book)

The Lying Game companion novels

  • 0.1/4.5 The First Lie: A Lying Game novella (ebook) (December 18, 2012)
  • 0.2/5.5 True Lies: A Lying Game Novella (ebook) (June 4, 2013)

Heiresses series

  • 1. Heiresses (Feb 2014)


  • The Visibles (May 5, 2009)
  • Everything We Ever Wanted (October 10, 2011)


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