When: Fri., Oct. 29, 7 p.m. 2010
Her previous novel, Bee Season, was a bestseller made into a movie; Myla Goldberg is back with The False Friend, in which a woman decides to finally tell the truth about why her best friend vanished twenty years before. Celia has lived with a lie for twenty years, and has managed to convince many others of its truth in the process. Meet Goldberg at A Great Good Place for Books (6120 La Salle Ave., Oakland) on Friday, Oct. 29. 7 p.m., free.