By Jessica Warman
Rachel and Alice are a very infrequent form of exact twins-so exact that even their aunt and uncle, whom they've lived with when you consider that their mom and dad gave up the ghost, can't inform them aside. however the sisters are hooked up in a fashion that is going well past their surfaces: whilst one stories ache, the opposite indicates the very same symptoms of misery. So while one dual mysteriously disappears, the opposite instantly is aware anything is wrong-especially whilst she begins experiencing critical actual traumas, even though no one has touched her. because the seek commences to discover her sister, the dual left at the back of needs to depend on their excessive bond to discover the reality. yet is there someone round her she will be able to belief, while every body can be a suspect? And eventually, can she even belief herself?
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Beautiful Lies by Jessica Warman