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In Goldberg's third novel, a woman's new memory of a horrific childhood event brings her back to her hometown to explore what happened. Unfortunately, the book seems as stuck as the main character is for most of the novel.Oct 09 2010 | Read Full Review of The False Friend
Finally, Celia meets with Djuna's mother, a woman she long admired, and finds that it may be impossible to hold on to the story she constructed of Djuna's disappearance.Jan 21 2011 | Read Full Review of The False Friend
... The hothouse of adolescent female friendship is the subject of Myla Goldberg's
third novel, The False Friend, in which the memory of a girl's ...
She remembers walking with Djuna, the two of them having a fight, and then Djuna falling into a hole (like an abandoned well) while Celia just walks away and leaves her there, never telling anyone.Oct 08 2010 | Read Full Review of The False Friend
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