Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott; 2018; $27.00; 342 pages; Little, Brown and Company, New York, NY; 978-0-316-54718-5; checked out from Multnomah County Library; Library Outreach Services; 7/17/18-7/21/18
Why did I read this? Because several authors that I like recommended the book.
Two young cross country bond at a running camp and then one transfers to the others high school. They become best friends and competitors for a science scholarship. One tells the other a secret that puts a kink into the relationship. Many years later after they have graduated high school, college and become scientists they work together at a research facility. Their relationship is strained due to the secret, however later things happen that forces them together. They find another secret about their employee that stresses out the relationship.