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Dreaming of Antigone

Robin Bridges

Dreaming of Antigone

by Robin Bridges

  • 220 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Death,
  • Epilepsy,
  • Fiction,
  • Grief,
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Heroin abuse,
  • Sisters,
  • Twin sisters

  • About the Edition

    Six months after her twin sister dies of a heroin overdose, Andria finds herself in a relationship with the boy she blames for her sister"s death.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRobin Bridges
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B76194 Dr 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 pages
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27206920M
    ISBN 109781496703545
    LC Control Number2016012213

      Dreaming Of Antigone by Robin Bridges, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().   Title: Dreaming of Antigone Author: Robin Bridges Series: N/A Pages: Publisher: Kensington Release Date: March 29th *I received a copy of this book through NetGalley, which does not influence my review* "Andria’s twin sister, Iris, had adoring friends, a cool boyfriend, a wicked car, and a shelf full of soccer trophies.

    Get this from a library! Dreaming of Antigone. [Robin Bridges] -- "Heartfelt and emotional." --Rebecca Phillips, author of Faking Perfect "I can't ever be the blazing star that Iris was. I'm still just a cold, dark satellite orbiting a star that went super nova.".   Dreaming of Antigone is a mix of high culture and pop culture. It is written for the contemporary teenager who enjoys love stories, yet it also contains a few highbrow topics. Firstly, as referenced in the title, is the Greek play Antigone/5(5).

    Antigone An English Version by Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald Person Represented ANTIGONE ISMENE EURYDICE CREON HAIMON TEIRESIAS A SENTRY A MESSENGER CHORUS SCENE: Before the Palace of Creon, King of Thebes. A central double door, and two lateral doors. A platform extends the length of the façade, and from this platformFile Size: KB. Antigone Summary. Antigone picks up in the same (uber-dismal) place that Oedipus at Colonus leaves off. Oedipus has just passed away in Colonus, and Antigone and her sister decide to return to Thebes with the intention of helping their brothers, Eteocles and Polyneices, avoid a prophecy that predicts they will kill each other in a battle for the throne of Thebes.


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Dreaming of Antigone is the story of Andria, the girl who dresses all in black; the girl who has a scary illness; the girl whose outgoing, beautiful, popular twin sister, Iris, overdosed on heroin.

Struggling to deal with her loss and confusion, Andria distracts herself by spending time with her friends, counting down the days until she can get /5. Dreaming of Antigone is filled with beautiful poetry, due to a mutual interest between two characters, and it really adds something Dreaming of Antigone book to the story.

It makes it such a wonderful and enchanting read. The important topics this book deals with makes it a perfect read for anyone who wants to read a story that will give them a little more from /5(17). Dreaming of Antigone is filled with beautiful poetry, due to a Dreaming of Antigone book interest between two characters, and it really adds something special to the story.

It makes it such a wonderful and enchanting read. The important topics this book deals with makes it a perfect read for anyone who wants to read a story that will give them a little more from 4/5(18).

DREAMING OF ANTIGONE is a standalone, issues-driven novel that follows year-old ANDRIA in the aftermath of her twin sister’s tragic death. As she struggles with survivor’s guilt (and her own epilepsy), poetry-obsessed Andria only finds peace while stargazing through her telescope.

Heartwrenching, smart, and bold, Dreaming of Antigone is a story about the jagged pieces that lie beneath the surface of the most seemingly perfect life and how they can fit together to make something wholly unexpected. I open my Lit book. Herrington flips Author: Robin Bridges.

DREAMING OF ANTIGONE Robin Bridges KENSINGTON BOOKS All copyrighted material within is Attributor Protected. Table of Contents Title Page Dedication Acknowledgments CHAPTER 1 CHAPTER 2 CHAPTER 3 CHAPTER 4 CHAPTER 5 CHAPTER 6 CHAPTER 7 CHAPTER 8 CHAPTER 9 CHAPTER 10 CHAPTER 11 CHAPTER 12 CHAPTER 13 4/5(32).

Dreaming of Antigone by Robin Bridges Published by Kensington on Ma Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Romance, Contemporary Goodreads | Buy on Book Depository. Every star has its own path “I can’t ever be the blazing star that Iris was. I’m still just a cold, dark satellite orbiting a star that went super nova.”.

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The boy she's unwittingly started swapping lines of poetry and secrets with, even as she tries to keep hating him. Heartwrenching, smart, and bold, Dreaming of Antigone is a story about the jagged pieces that lie beneath the surface of the most seemingly perfect life and how they can fit together to make something wholly : Robin Bridges.

Dreaming of Antigone by Robin Bridges Genre: Contemporary Published by: Kensington Pages: Format: ARC e-book Rating: ★★.5 Note: We received this book from the publishers in exchange for an honest review. I waned to read this book mostly because of the beautiful cover, but also in hope that it would help me understand the Antigone story a lot more.

ANTIGONE and ISMENE before the Palace gates. Ismene, sister of my blood and heart, See'st thou how Zeus would in our lives fulfill. The weird of Oedipus, a world of woes. For what of pain, affliction, outrage, shame, Is lacking in our fortunes, thine and mine. And now this proclamation of today.

Made by our Captain-General to the State. “Dreaming of Antigone deals with several difficult topics – epilepsy, drug use, and molestation – and shows the effects each might have on a teenager In the. Heartwrenching, smart, and bold, Dreaming of Antigone is a story about the jagged pieces that lie beneath the surface of the most seemingly perfect life and how they can fit together to make something wholly unexpected.

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