The three incestuous sisters / Audrey Niffenegger.

By: Niffenegger, Audrey [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2005Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : all col. ill. ; 32 cmISBN: 0224076868; 9780224076869Other title: 3 incestuous sistersSubject(s): Families -- Comic books, strips, etc | Sisters -- Comic books, strips, etc | Jealousy -- Comic books, strips, etcGenre/Form: Graphic novels. DDC classification: 741.5 Summary: The story of three sisters, Clothilde, Ophile and Bettine, who live together in a lonely house by the sea. All three are rivals for the love of Paris, the lighthouse-keeper's son. When Paris chooses Bettine, and she becomes pregnant, the other sisters are jealous. Eventually, after the baby is born, they cause Bettine's death. Paris runs away to sea and Ophile, overwhelmed by remorse, throws herself from the lighthouse. Clothilde lives on in the house, sad and alone. Then one day a circus comes to town. In it is an amazing flying boy. She recognizes him as Bettine's child.
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The story of three sisters, Clothilde, Ophile and Bettine, who live together in a lonely house by the sea. All three are rivals for the love of Paris, the lighthouse-keeper's son. When Paris chooses Bettine, and she becomes pregnant, the other sisters are jealous. Eventually, after the baby is born, they cause Bettine's death. Paris runs away to sea and Ophile, overwhelmed by remorse, throws herself from the lighthouse. Clothilde lives on in the house, sad and alone. Then one day a circus comes to town. In it is an amazing flying boy. She recognizes him as Bettine's child.

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