Previously adapted into a critically acclaimed film by Sofia Coppola starring Kirsten Dunst, this is the story of the five Lisbon sisters - beautiful, eccentric, and obsessively watched by the entire neighbourhood.The boys that once loved them from afar are now grown men, determined to understand a tragedy that has always defied explanation.
For still, the question remains - why did all five of the Lisbon girls take their own lives?This hypnotic and unforgettable novel treats adolescent love and death with haunting sensitivity and dark humour, and creates a coming-of-age story unlike any of our time.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 260 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 20/06/2013
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780007524303