Ruby Darlen are conjoined twinsisters who are connected at the headand can never be separated. This book is written astheir autobiography where they share past and present storiesof their unique and complicated life. Rarely has the experience of being a sister been so poignantly and memorably captured as in Lori Lansens's triumphant novel. The Girls celebrates life's fundamental joys and trials as it presentsRose and Ruby,sisters destined to live inseparably but blessed with distinct sensibilities that enrichand complicatetheir shared experiences-of growing up,of findingtheir way in the world, of saying good-bye.Readers who encounter the girls will find it hard to resist falling under their spell.
Shelfari edited the description of The Girls Wednesday, December 9, 2009.
Shelfari edited the description of The Girls Saturday, August 1, 2009.