Looking back: A Novel

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Following the phenomenal success of Fortune's Hand, the bestselling author now goes to the heart of what it means to be a woman, wife, and friend, in this poignant and powerful new novel that shimmers with her storytelling genius.
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Forbes, Kate. Narrator
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9780385334716
9780440235774
9780375430985
9780307421937
9781402520686
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New York Times bestselling author Belva Plain goes to the heart of what it means to be a woman, a wife, and a friend, in her powerful new novel--a story of love and betrayal that measures the limits of loyalty, friendship, and forgiveness.

They met at school and have been inseparable ever since: Cecile, confident, elegant daughter of privilege; Norma, extraordinarily gifted and sadly troubled; and beautiful, ambitious Amanda, determined to rise above her humble southern beginnings. Two are married. One despairs of ever finding love. Three women. Leading their busy adult lives. Yet first and always: friends.

Then something unexpected happens that forever alters their long, complicated friendship. A pivotal event, a shattering act of betrayal shifts the balance of power between husbands and wives, parents and children, sisters and brothers. And in the months that follow, each of them will look at their families, their lives--and one another--differently.

And none of them will ever be the same.

From the Paperback edition.

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