The stunning new novel about silenced female voices, family secrets and dangerous truths from the author of The Accident Season.
‘Exquisite . . . This is a book to hold tightly to your chest’ Irish Times
‘Lyrical . . . Compelling’ Guardian
‘Astonishingly potent’ Booklist
‘Uncompromising, raw, devastating’ Publishers Weekly
‘I am in absolute awe of it’ Melinda Salisbury
On Deena’s seventeenth birthday, the day she finally comes out to her family, her wild and mysterious sister Mandy is seen leaping from a cliff. The family is heartbroken, but not surprised. The women of the Rys family have always been troubled – ‘bad apples’, their father calls them – and Mandy is the baddest of them all.