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Girls in Trucks

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Girls in Trucks

Girls in Trucks

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Katie Crouch
publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
genre:
Romance, Fiction

We gave it an A-

”Sometimes, looking back on things that have happened to me, I can pin down exact moments when certain situations began to unravel,” reflects Sarah, the insightful protagonist of Katie Crouch’s captivating novel Girls in Trucks. ”That’s when I should have said something about Charlotte’s drinking. That’s when I should have stopped talking to my friend’s husband.” Sarah, a reluctant Southern debutante, moves to NYC postcollege in search of love and success — but she finds mostly failure and heartache. A tad somber, perhaps. But given all the predictable tales about young women, Sarah’s genuine imperfection seems refreshing. A-