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Autobiography of us a novel by Aria Beth Sloss

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Published by Henry Holt and Company in New York .
Written in English


  • Female friendship,
  • Life change events,
  • Fiction

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Edition Notes

StatementAria Beth Sloss
LC ClassificationsPS3619.L74 A97 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25331470M
ISBN 109780805094558
LC Control Number2012020616

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Rebecca Madden, the shy narrator of Aria Beth Sloss's sharply imagined debut novel, Autobiography of Us, is ignored by her classmates at Windridge, until Alexandra Carrington, the beautiful and brash new girl, plucks Rebecca out of obscurity to be her best friend. In an affluent suburb of Pasadena in the early s, Rebecca's family lives "tucked up against the limits of our means"; her mother, skilled in . Autobiography of Us by Aria Beth Sloss Rebecca Madden, relating her story to a mysterious "you," starts with her life as a teenager in a tony residential area of Pasadena in the s.   “Autobiography of Us” leaves Rebecca with an extraordinary, unexpected opportunity to rekindle the early friendship. And nothing about the way Ms. Sloss begins the book . Autobiography deals with what the subject himself thinks important for others to know, and what Franklin pays a lot of time on in this book is advice. For those looking for it, there is advice on how to persuade others, advice on how to have a productive life, advice on how to keep the streets clean of muck (ok, not everything is equally useful now.).

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