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Subject: The Good Daughters by Joyce Maynard - over 200 wishers
Date Posted: 9/20/2011 12:21 AM ET
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TAKEN! Thanks!



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Date Posted: 9/20/2011 2:09 PM ET
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For those not interested in following links; here is the text

The Good Daughters

Their birth on the same day in the same rural New Hampshire hospital is the only thing Ruth Plank and Dana Dickerson have in common. Growing up in a reluctant friendship forged by Ruth’s sentimental mother, the two girls don’t even particularly like each other. But the one bond they share into adulthood is that neither Ruth, a passionate artist, nor Dana, who studies science, has ever felt she belonged.

Masterfully written, Joyce Maynard’s The Good Daughters is told in alternating voices as these “birthday sisters” stay connected for decades—through childhood and adolescence to first loves and first intimacies, marriage, divorce and parenthood—unaware that the moment is coming when a long-held secret will rock their worlds....

Subject: The Good Daughters by Joyce Maynard - over 200 wishers
Date Posted: 9/20/2011 2:20 PM ET
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Thanks, Zoeyeve!

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Date Posted: 9/21/2011 11:15 PM ET
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Date Posted: 9/23/2011 3:18 PM ET
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Date Posted: 9/23/2011 5:41 PM ET
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I set the book up in the PBS system so you should be able to post it now too.

Date Posted: 9/23/2011 5:56 PM ET
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Thank you!