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The phantom twin

Author: Lisa Brown
Publisher: New York, NY : First Second, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Isabel and Jane are the Extraordinary Peabody Sisters, conjoined twins in a traveling carnival freak show--until an ambitious surgeon tries to separate them and fails, causing Jane's death. Isabel has lost an arm and a leg but gained a ghostly companion: her dead twin is now her phantom limb. Haunted, altered, and alone for the first time, can Isabel build a new life that's truly her own?"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Paranormal comics
Psychological comics
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Brown
ISBN: 9781626729254 1626729255 9781626729247 1626729247
OCLC Number: 1089263905
Description: 202 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Lisa Brown.

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A young woman is haunted by the ghost of her conjoined twin, in this sweetly spooky graphic novel set in a turn-of-the-century sideshow.  Read more...

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"[Brown]...incorporates commentary on the mixed experiences of freak performers, always treating this subject with respect. What emerges is a marvelous story marked by tragedy, courage, personal Read more...

 
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