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  • ISBN: 9781429960441 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1429960442 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (249 pages)
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1993.

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Summary, etc.:
The five Lisbon sisters are brought up in a strict household, and when the youngest kills herself, the oppression of the remaining sisters intensifies. As Therese, Mary, Bonnie and Lux are pulled deeper into isolation by their domineering mother, a group of neighborhood boys become obsessed with liberating the sisters. But what the boys don't know is, the Lisbon girls are beyond saving.
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Description based on print version record.
Subject: Teenagers > Suicidal behavior > Fiction.
Suburban life > Fiction.
Teenage girls > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Memory > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Electronic books.

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