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Deep Down True

Fay, Juliette (Book - 2011)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Deep Down True
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"Newly divorced Dana Stellgarten has always been unfailingly nice--even to telemarketers--but now her temper is wearing thin. Money is tight, her kids are reeling from their dad's departure, and her Goth teenage niece has just landed on her doorstep. As she enters the slipstream of post-divorce romance and is befriended by the town queen bee, Dana finds that the tension between being true to yourself and being liked doesn't end in middle school...and that sometimes it takes a real friend to help you embrace adulthood in all its flawed complexity."--from cover p. 4.
Authors: Fay, Juliette
Title: Deep down true
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2011
Characteristics: xi, 399, 13 p. ; 20 cm
Notes: Includes a Penguin readers guide
"A Pamela Dorman/Penguin book"--T.p. verso
Summary: "Newly divorced Dana Stellgarten has always been unfailingly nice--even to telemarketers--but now her temper is wearing thin. Money is tight, her kids are reeling from their dad's departure, and her Goth teenage niece has just landed on her doorstep. As she enters the slipstream of post-divorce romance and is befriended by the town queen bee, Dana finds that the tension between being true to yourself and being liked doesn't end in middle school...and that sometimes it takes a real friend to help you embrace adulthood in all its flawed complexity."--from cover p. 4.
ISBN: 014311851X
Branch Call Number: FICTION Fay
Statement of Responsibility: Juliette Fay
Subject Headings: Preteens Fiction Divorced women Fiction
Genre/Form: Love stories
Domestic fiction
Topical Term: Preteens
Divorced women
LCCN: 2010038552
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Jan 30, 2013
  • dprodrig rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Complex, layered reality of a woman trying to make friends, all while navigating the issues that crop up in her children's lives, and how at times, both of them intersect.

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