Recaps4x3: Cat's Cradle recap
: The Liars have gathered to discuss Ali's parrot that was taken to close out last episode. Hanna defends her mother both in the case of the missing pet and regarding Wilden's murder. Emily's shoulder is still bothering her, and she will be visiting a doctor later that week. They go over journals that Emily took from Ali's home, and then spy Aria's mother and her boyfriend across the room. Aria comments that she is jealous of her mother's love life. Her mother Ella is meanwhile learning that her boyfriend has gotten a great opportunity to work in Vienna for six months, and he invites her to come along. Ella considers it, though she is torn about leaving her daughter to fend for herself... read more.4x2: Turn of the Shoe recap
: The episode opens at the coffee shop, where the Liars convene to try to make sense of how Hanna's mother's cell phone got into Wilden's coffin. Hanna wonders aloud who the veiled woman at the funeral was, and Emily asks Spencer where her sister Melissa is, wondering if she could have been the woman in black. Spencer shoots the theory down, claiming Melissa is in D.C. for an internship interview, before returning to her food sculpture. With french fries and carrot sticks, Spencer is recreating the overhead view of the cabin to verify the three girls' rescue from the burning building and whether Alison could have been responsible. The girls appear to be split, with Aria and Emily convinced that Allison is dead while Hanna and Spencer note that her body was never recovered. Mona arrives, and Hanna immediately blames her for putting her mother's phone in Wilden's casket. Mona is livid that the girls still don't trust her, and agrees to let them look through the RV themselves if it would put their minds at ease... read more.4x1: 'A' is for A-L-I-V-E recap
: The episode picks up right where season 3's finale left off, with the five Liars opening up the trunk of the previously submerged police car. The girls recoil in horror at the sight of the dead pig inside and, while distracted, Mona slips away. Aria speculates that it was all Mona's doing, until Hanna finds that she is actually in the driver's seat of the car taking the incriminating video of her mother before fleeing... read more.3x20: Hot Water recap
: The episode begins with the girls meeting to discuss all that took place. They conclude the evidence at hand points at the fact that it was CeCe who pulled the latest stunt. Detective Wilden comes by and the girls suggest he have a chat with CeCe. Basically, he is bothered about who is spreading rumors about him and the girls point him in CeCe’s direction. Next day, while heading for school Hanna and her mother see Wilden pushing CeCe into his car. Later at school, Hanna discusses with Emily what she saw earlier. Aria on the other hand stops by at Ezra’s house and sees that Ezra is back. He tells her he needed to clear his head and think about things... read more.3x23: I'm Your Puppet recap
: The episode begins with Aria, Hanna, and Emily paying Spencer a visit at the sanitarium. Emily tells Spencer that a body was found in the woods, but it wasn’t Toby’s. Despite hearing this, Spencer insists that she saw Toby’s body. Spencer then tells the girls that she wants to stay for some more time because she feels safe. The next morning, Emily tries to get more information out of her mother about the body found in the woods, and she says she will look into it and tell her later. Aria and Ezra are at the café together. Aria is a bit hesitant to be seen with Ezra, because he has applied for the teaching job. Maggie calls and asks Ezra to pick up Malcolm from a karate lesson. Ezra has the job interview, so he requests Aria to pick him up, but she is reluctant after what happened last time. In the end, he convinces her and says he will deal with Maggie... read more.