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Publisher's Summary

Having spent her youth travelling the world, Edgar Award winner Frances O'Roark Dowell is the author of the critically acclaimed Shooting the Moon. A compelling coming-of-age story, The Kind of Friends We Used to Be will resonate in the minds of listeners of all ages long after its conclusion.
©2009 Frances O’Roark Dowell (P)2009 Recorded Books, LLC
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4 out of 5 stars
By Madden on 07-07-11

Worth listening to again and again.

This is a story of two friends, who had been friends up until middle-school. Kate Faber and Marilyn MacKintosh have cracks in their friendship. Ever since Marilyn became a cheer-leader, Kate rarely got to see her. Through a life guitars and big shoes, Kate can always depend on Marilyn to be her best friend. This is a story of friendship, drama, and a little bit of romance. I, for one, loved this book. I listen to it every night. I must have listened to the whole story 10 times.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Kindle Customer on 06-29-18

Worth bying

This book is so good. It's the story of two friends who seem to be slowly falling upart but it shows how they make new friends and show there true self to the world. I listened to it for four nights in a row. I truly recommend it

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