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The Girls From Corona Del Mar

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THE GIRLS FROM CORONA DEL MAR Rufi Thorpe

The Girls from Corona del Mar

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Rufi Thorpe
publisher:
Knopf
genre:
Fiction

We gave it an A-

Lorrie Ann and Mia are best friends defined by their differences: Lorrie Ann is beautiful, serene, a rule follower; Mia is fierce, with a recklessness that passes for bravado. Both end up pregnant before graduation, but it’s sweet Lorrie Ann whose life is haunted by ”the vultures of bad luck.” Girls‘ raw, lyrical tone resonates — a gratifyingly honest dispatch from the battle lines of young womanhood. A-