Looking Back Author:Belva Plain They met at school and have been inseparable ever since: Cecile, confident, elegant daughter of privilege; Norma, extraordinarily gifted and sadly troubled and beautiful; ambitious Amanda, determinded to rise above her humble southern beginnings. Two are married. One despairs of ever finding love. Three women. Leading their busy adult lives. Yet... more » first and always: friends.
Then something unexpected happens that forever alters their long, complicated friendship. A povotal event, a shattering act of betrayal shifts the balance of power between husbands and wives, parents and children, sister and brothers. And in the months that follow, each of them will look at their families, their lives- and one another-differently.
And Cecilem Norma and Amanda will never be the same.« less