Lisa Bright and Dark Author:John Neufeld A novel in the poignant tradition of I NEVER PROMISED YOU A ROSE GARDEN. — "Daddy, I think I'm going crazy," Lisa said. — Mr. Shilling said, "You've seen too many movies." And Mrs. Shilling went on, "I think it's very rude of you to discuss this sort of thing when we have guests." — What do you do when you are 16 years old and know you are losing y... more »our mind...and your parents think you are faking it?
A novel of a young girl's journey toward the strange, hypnotic world of madness.
John Neufeld, whose novel EDGAR ALLAN was called "a work of art" by the NEW YORK TIMES, turns his deft touch and understanding spirit to the story of Lisa Shilling and the three teen-age friends who walk with her where adults fear to tread.
"One of the outstanding books of the year." --NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW.
"Compassionate and tragic, and indictment of adults who refuse to get involved." --THE NEW YORK TIMES.« less