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The virgin suicides : a novel

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First Picador Modern Classics edition.

"The Virgin Suicides is the 1993 debut novel by American writer Jeffrey Eugenides. The fictional story, which is set in Grosse Pointe, Michigan during the 1970s, centers on one year reflecting upon the brief lives of five doomed sisters. The Lisbon girls fascinate their community as their neighbors struggle to find an explanation for their tragic acts"--

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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua FIC EUG (Text)
Adult Fiction
31846002842549
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06/18/2019

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  • ISBN: 9781250074812 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1250074819 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 355 pages ; 15 cm.
  • Edition: First Picador Modern Classics edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015.

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"The Virgin Suicides is the 1993 debut novel by American writer Jeffrey Eugenides. The fictional story, which is set in Grosse Pointe, Michigan during the 1970s, centers on one year reflecting upon the brief lives of five doomed sisters. The Lisbon girls fascinate their community as their neighbors struggle to find an explanation for their tragic acts"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Teenagers > Suicidal behavior > Fiction.
Suburban life > Michigan > Fiction.
Teenagers > Michigan > Fiction.
Teenage girls > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.


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