Brutes

by Dizz Tate

Brutes

by Dizz Tate

£14.99

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“This season’s most-anticipated first outing.” (Vogue)”A Lynchian reinterpretation of The Virgin Suicides.” (Observer)”An astonishing debut that will burrow under your skin.” (Sunday Times)In Falls Landing, Florida – a place built of theme parks, swampy lakes, and scorched bougainvillea flowers – something sinister lurks in the deep. A gang of thirteen-year-old girls obsessively orbit around the local preacher’s daughter, Sammy. She is mesmerizing, older, and in love with Eddie.

But suddenly, Sammy goes missing. Where is she? Watching from a distance, they edge ever closer to discovering a dark secret about their fame-hungry town and the cruel cost of a ticket out. What they uncover will continue to haunt them for the rest of their lives.

Through a darkly beautiful and brutally compelling lens, Dizz Tate captures the violence, horrors, and manic joys of girlhood. Brutes is a novel about the seemingly unbreakable bonds in the ‘we’ of young friendship, and the moment it is broken forever.

Additional Information

ISBN9780571374434
Weight450 g
Dimensions25 × 16 × 4 cm