Girls They Write Songs About

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Pub Date 7 Jul 2022 | Archive Date 14 Jul 2022

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The instant feminist classic our generation has been waiting for' Ada Calhoun, author of Why We Can't Sleep


A fabulous power ballad to female friendship, Girls They Write Songs About is a thrumming, searching novel about the bonds that shape us more than any love affair


Rose and Charlotte arrive in 1990s New York, fresh out of university and fizzing with ambition. When they end up working at the same music magazine, Charlotte – earnest, bookish – is wary of brash, outspoken Rose. But hesitancy soon gives way to a unique friendship that will change both girls forever.


Determined to take advantage of every day in this exasperating, jubilant city, their lives become entirely entwined. Together they find love and lose it, hit their strides and stumble, see each other through marriages, motherhood, divorces, career glories and catastrophes. But what happens when your lives start to fall out of sync? What does it mean to give up on the dreams that held a friendship together?


As smart and comic as it is gloriously exuberant, Girls They Write Songs About takes a timeless story and turns it into a pulsing, wrecking, clear-eyed tale of two friends reckoning with the lives they've chosen, and the countless ways all the women they've known have made them who they are.  



The instant feminist classic our generation has been waiting for' Ada Calhoun, author of Why We Can't Sleep


A fabulous power ballad to female friendship, Girls They Write Songs About is a thrumming...


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ISBN 9780861544691
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