(From the publisher):
Four sisters, Agatha, Milly and the indistinguishable twins Ellenanesther, decaying in body and mind, exist in a vacuum in a putrefying house in the Fens. The narrator, Milly, leads the reader through 24 hours of their existence. Slowly, the full extent of the family's sordid past is revealed.
Original title: Honour Thy Father
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Social Issues→ Abuse And Violence
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Troubled Lives