Between You & Me by Joanna Horton review -

By Hanne Melgaard Watkins
April 29 2023 - 12:00am
  • Between You & Me, by Joanna Horton. Ultimo Press, $34.99

Between You & Me is Joanna Horton's first novel, and it begins - like many classic tales - when "girl meets boy". But in this story the 'girl" is plural: Mari and Elisabeth are young women with "aggressively useless" degrees, wry takes on modern life, and complex vocabularies for emotional experience. The "boy", meanwhile, is singular. Handsome Jack, academic historian, is affluent and 40-something.

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