The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides

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30TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL EDITION, WITH A NEW FOREWORD BY THE AUTHOR The lyrical, timeless tale of the Lisbon sisters, from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Middlesex and The Marriage Plot. The five Lisbon sisters ?_" beautiful, eccentric and, now, gone ?_" had always been a point of obsession for the entire neighbourhood. Although the boys that once loved them from afar have grown up, they remain determined to understand a tragedy that has defied explanation. The question persists ?_" why did all five of the Lisbon girls take their own lives? This mesmerising tale of sex and suicide that transforms and mythologises middle-American life announced the arrival of one of the greatest American novelists of the last thirty years. ?_~A flare from my own secret world, all the inchoate longings and obsessions of being a teenager somehow rendered into book form?_T Emma Cline, author of The Girls
Binding: Hardback

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