Everybody in Shaker Heights was discussing it that summer: just how Isabelle, the last of the Richardson children, had lastly gone around the bend and also shed the residence down. In Shaker Heights, a peaceful, progressive suburb of Cleveland, whatever is meticulously prepared - from the format of the winding roadways, to the colours of the residences, to the effective lives its homeowners will certainly go on to lead. And also nobody symbolizes this spirit extra than Elena Richardson, whose assisting principle is playing by the rules. Enter Mia Warren - an enigmatic artist and also single mother- who arrives in this idyllic bubble with her teen daughter Pearl, and also rental fees a home from the Richardsons. Soon Mia and also Pearl end up being extra than simply lessees: all four Richardson children are attracted to the mother-daughter pair. However Mia lugs with her a mystical past, and also a negligence for the rules that threatens to upend this meticulously bought neighborhood. Item Information: ISBN: 9780349142920 Author: Celeste Ng Publisher: Little Brown Format: Paperback Pages: 388 Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 2.5 centimeters.