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Rachel Barenbaum

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Rachel Barenbaum is a graduate of Grub Street's Novel Incubator program. In a former life she was a hedge fund manager and a spin instructor, before moving to the New Hampshire woods to write. She has an MBA from the Harvard Business School and an AB in Literature and Philosophy from Harvard College. A Bend in the Stars is her first novel.

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A Bend in the Stars

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The power of women. The power of women. This gorgeous book is about the power of women - and surviving with whatever you have.
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“[...] survivors like that, well, they understood better than anyone how to get back on their feet.”
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