The girls of August

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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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9780446527958
9781455529599
9781619696501
9781478951315
9781935170952
9781478979302
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Grouping Title girls of august
Grouping Author siddons anne rivers
Grouping Category book
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Beaches -- South Carolina -- Fiction, Death -- Fiction, Female friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Large type books, Married women -- Fiction, South Carolina -- Fiction, Vacation homes -- South Carolina -- Fiction, Vacation rentals -- South Carolina -- Fiction, Women -- Psychology -- Fiction
title_display The girls of August
title_full The Girls of August, The girls of August / Anne Rivers Siddons, The girls of August [sound recording] / Anne Rivers Siddons, The girls of August [text (large print)] / Anne Rivers Siddons
title_short The girls of August
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topic_facet Audiobooks, Beaches, Death, Female friendship, Fiction, Friendship, Large type books, Literature, Married women, Psychology, Vacation homes, Vacation rentals, Women