A young woman, desperate to escape the unspoken secrets of her impoverished Midwestern family, bluffs her way into college, arriving at the prestigious "school by the lake" in Chicago where she meets Jess, charismatic and rich and needy, and the two quickly form an insular, competitive friendship. The narrator immerses herself in Jess's world, collecting her new friend's hand-me-downs, accompanying her to family dinners and frat parties. As guil...
By Leslie Pietrzyk
Paperback: 272 pages
Publisher: The Unnamed Press (February 27, 2018)
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.8 x 8.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 146899
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
I've been reading Leslie Pietrzyk since she published Pears on a Willow Tree in 1999. Her most recent book before Silver Girl was This Angel on My Chest, winner of the prestigious Drue Heinz Literature Prize. That's one of my favorite books of all t