A NovelBook - 2016
From Library Staff
BostonPL_KirstenD Nov 05, 2018
Torn between the fantasies of her youth and the realities of a life marked by violence and abandonment, August reunites with a beloved old friend who challenges her to reconcile past inconsistencies and come to terms with the difficulties that forced her to grow up too quickly.
Fiction: August's encounter with an old friend causes her to remember her teen years in 1970s Brooklyn.
2016 Fiction Longlist