The Girls of August
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Hachette Book Group 2014
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Unabridged
Street Date:
07/08/2014
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781478951315
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Anne Rivers Siddons. (2014). The Girls of August. Unabridged Hachette Book Group.

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Anne Rivers Siddons. 2014. The Girls of August. Hachette Book Group.

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Anne Rivers Siddons, The Girls of August. Hachette Book Group, 2014.

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Anne Rivers Siddons. The Girls of August. Unabridged Hachette Book Group, 2014.

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        Anne Rivers Siddons is a New York Times bestselling author who she has written works such as Sweetwater Creek, Islands, Nora Nora, Low Country, Up Island, Fault Lines, Downtown, Hill Towns, Colony, Outer Banks, King's Oak, Peachtree Road, Homeplace, Fox's Earth, and Heartbreak Hotel. Her novel The House Next Door was made into a made-for-television movie starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Colin Ferguson, and Lara Flynn Boyle. She and her husband, Heyward, split their time between their homes in South Carolina and Maine.

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Every August, four women would gather together to spend a week at the beach, renting a new house each year. The ritual began when they were in their twenties and their husbands were in medical school, and became a mainstay of every summer thereafter. Their only criteria was oceanfront and isolation, their only desire to strengthen their far-flung friendships. They called themselves the Girls of August. But when one of the Girls dies tragically, the group slowly drifts apart and their vacations together are brought to a halt. Years later, a new marriage reunites them and they decide to come together once again on a remote barrier island off the South Carolina coast. There, far from civilization, the women make startling discoveries that will change them in ways they never expected.

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