"How can a writer burst out of the gate with this much firepower and skill? Valentine is brilliant, sharp, tightly wound, and devastating." —Elizabeth Gilbert, author of City of Girls
Valentine is a haunting exploration of what makes a community—and what can tear it apart. Told through the alternating points of view of indelible characters who burrow deep in the reader’s heart, this fierce, unflinching, and surprisingly tender novel illuminates women’s strength and vulnerability, and reminds us that it is the stories we tell ourselves that keep us alive.
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