A brilliant, disquieting first novel about a pair of conjoined twins who are deeply unhappy in each other's company. Nora, the dominant twin, is strong, funny, and deeply independent, thirsting for love and adventure. Blanche, by contrast, has been sleeping for nearly twenty years. Finally sick of carrying her sister's dead weight, Nora decides she wants her other half gone for good, so she leaves San Francisco for London in search of the mysterious Unity Foundation, which promises to make two one. And that one, of course, ...

Half Life 2007, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060882365

Trade paperback

Half Life 2006, Harper, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060882358