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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.


The Girls of August
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The Girls of August
April 6th, 2015
Not my favorite book, and would not recommend. Poor plot line, stilted conversations, much ado about nothing.
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The girls of August
July 24th, 2014
Too short for what I paid but a great story. Finished it in 4 hours
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