Those Girls

Those Girls

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Some girls will always have your back, and some girls can't help but stab you in it.
Junior year, the suburbs of Philadelphia. Alex, Mollie and Veronica are those girls They're the best of friends and the party girls of the school. But how well does everybody know them--and really, how well do they know one another? Alex is secretly in love with the boy next door and has joined a band--without telling anyone. Mollie suffers from a popular (and possibly sociopathic) boyfriend and a serious mean streak. And Veronica just wants to be loved--literally, figuratively, physically...she's not particular. Will this be the year that bonds them forever or tears them apart for good?
In a debut novel that is raw, honest, hilarious, and thought-provoking, Lauren Saft masterfully conveys what goes on in the mind of a teenage girl and how often even the closest of friends walk the thin line between love and hate.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 336 pages
  • 147 x 216 x 28mm | 408g
  • Poppy
  • United States
  • English
  • 0316403660
  • 9780316403665

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"Those Girls" spills over with secrets, backbiting, and messy, messy love. Saft doesn't back away from the ugly truths and the beautiful complexities of female friendships. She simply tells it exactly like it is." "Siobhan Vivian, author of The List"""
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About Lauren Saft

Lauren Saft holds an MFA from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelor's degree from Tufts University. She's worked in publishing, TV, education, child care, retail, journalism, and food service, all the while closely studying the habits and compulsions of teenage girls. She currently works as a TV producer in Philadelphia where she lives with her cat and creative inspiration, Desi. Her work has been published in Five Quarterly, Switchback, and clubplanet.com. One time, she met the Olsen twins. Those Girls is her debut novel.
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901 ratings
2.95 out of 5 stars
5 16% (143)
4 19% (174)
3 27% (242)
2 20% (177)
1 18% (165)
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