The Twin Book
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

The Twin

  • Author : Natasha Preston
  • Publisher : Delacorte Press
  • Release Date : 2020-03-03
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9780593124956
  • Total Read : 64
  • File Size : 13,6 Mb

The Twin Summary:

The instant New York Times bestseller! In this twisty psychological thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of THE CELLAR, Ivy finds out that her twin sister, Iris, is trying to push her out of her own life--and might be responsible for their mother's death. After their parents divorced, 10-year-old twins Ivy and Iris were split up--Ivy lived with Dad, Iris with Mom. Now, after a tragic accident takes their mom's life, the twins are reunited and Iris moves in with Ivy and their dad. Devastated over Mom's death, Iris spends the first few weeks in almost total silence--the only person she will speak to is Ivy. Iris feels her life is over and she doesn't know what to do. Ivy promises her twin that she can share her life now. After all, they're sisters. Twins. It's a promise that Iris takes seriously. And before long, Ivy's friends, her life at school, and her boyfriend, Tyler, fall under Iris's spell. Slowly, Ivy realizes she's being pushed out of her own life. But she's just being paranoid, right? And Mom's accident was . . . just an accident. Right? It's not like she--or Dad--or Tyler--are in any danger. . . .

The Twin s Daughter Book
Score: 4
From 14 Ratings

The Twin s Daughter

  • Author : Lauren Baratz-Logsted
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2010-08-31
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 390
  • ISBN 10 : 9781599905136
  • Total Read : 87
  • File Size : 6,9 Mb

The Twin s Daughter Summary:

In Victorian London, thirteen-year-old Lucy's comfortable world with her loving parents begins slowly to unravel the day that a bedraggled woman who looks exactly like her mother appears at their door.

The Twin Cousins Book

The Twin Cousins

  • Author : Rebecca Sophia Clarke
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1880
  • Genre: Children
  • Pages : 193
  • ISBN 10 : MINN:31951002122663K
  • Total Read : 74
  • File Size : 9,9 Mb

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The Twin Book
Score: 4.5
From 24 Ratings

The Twin

  • Author : Gerbrand Bakker
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2010-11-26
  • Genre: Dutch fiction
  • Pages : 360
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459608276
  • Total Read : 67
  • File Size : 20,8 Mb

The Twin Summary:

When his twin brother dies in a car accident, Helmer is obliged to return to the small family farm. He resigns himself to taking over his brother's role and spending the rest of his days 'with his head under a cow'. After his old, worn-out father has been transferred upstairs, Helmer sets about furnishing the rest of the house according to his own minimal preferences. 'A double bed and a duvet', advises Ada, who lives next door, with a sly look. Then Riet appears, the woman once engaged to marry his twin. Could Riet and her son live with him for a while, on the farm?'The Twin' is an ode to the platteland, the flat and bleak Dutch countryside with its ditches and its cows and its endless grey skies. Ostensibly a novel about the countryside, as seen through the eyes of a farmer, 'the Twin' is, in the end, about the possibility or impossibility of taking life into one's own hands. It chronicles a way of life which has resisted modernity, is culturally apart, and yet riven with a kind of romantic longing. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

New Understandings of Twin Relationships Book

New Understandings of Twin Relationships

  • Author : Barbara Klein
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-12-24
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 340
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000287547
  • Total Read : 71
  • File Size : 14,9 Mb

New Understandings of Twin Relationships Summary:

New Understandings of Twin Relationships takes an experience-based approach to exploring how twin attachment and estrangement are critical to understanding the push and pull of closely entwined personal relationships. Based on the research expertise of each of the authors (all identical twins in their own right), and vignettes from twins across the globe, this book describes the inner workings of the twin-world, showing how the twin-world creates experiences that are often more intense and intricately textured than those in the singleton-world. Chapters debunk myths surrounding twinship and analyze the developmental stages of the twin relationship as well as the effect of being a twin on one’s mental health from different perspectives. The authors articulate how attachment, separation anxiety, loneliness, estrangement, and the subjective experience of the twin and non-twin "other" impact behavior, thinking, and feeling. Through its careful study of the many psychological challenges that twins face throughout their lifetime, this text will help psychologists, scholars, clinicians, and twins themselves attain a deeper understanding of all interpersonal relationships.

The Twin in the Transference Book

The Twin in the Transference

  • Author : Vivienne Lewin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-05-16
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429922565
  • Total Read : 82
  • File Size : 16,6 Mb

The Twin in the Transference Summary:

The universal phantasy of having a twin originates in our earliest relational experiences. This book is about twins and twinning processes. The existence of an actual twin, alive or dead, may be experienced as an embodiment of the phantasy of having a twin, with developmental consequences. Twinning processes in twins lead to the creation of an internal twin relationship that is enduring. The twin relationship may be at the narcissistic end of the spectrum leading to an enmeshed twinship, or it may be a more mature object relationship. All twin relationships will be manifest in the transference relationship with the analyst. The twin transference has been largely neglected in the psychoanalytic literature, to the detriment of our understanding of dynamic processes in twin patients. In this book, case material is used to explore the nature of the twin transference relationship and the necessity of analysing the twin transference, as well as maternal and paternal transference relationships.