Fall Girl is an engaging book set in a world where nothing is quite what it seems. The main character, Della, is an honest and straightforwardly honest person who lies constantly and without remorse. Della is a professional con artist, however the victims of her cons are not always her intended marks. At times Della finds herself being conned and, as a reader, we soon find ourselves to be one of her victims. For example, the character we are introduced to is a confident young woman. As the story unfolds and her history is unravelled, we find that she has led an extremely sheltered life in which she has never been required to ‘grow up’ and face the realities of the world around her which is now slowly crumbling. With the challenges her family is facing being hidden from her, Della makes a decision which will affect them all. She must now choose between her family and her own integrity. This book covers the themes of Family, Money, Love, Integrity, and Betrayal.