Twin girls Julia and Valentina have lived a pretty sheltered life up until the time they receive word they’ve inherited their aunt’s London flat. It is this news that acts as the impetus that will lead them to each discover who they are as individuals.
Niffenegger creates a cast of characters that include; a ghost, a mentally ill neighbor, a good looking historian neighbor, that all play a central role in the twins’ journey of self discovery.
This story at times is funny, informative (from a historical perspective), and emotionally painful all in one quick read.
An interesting enough story that keeps your attention and certainly worth the read.