The Twisted Sisterhood

The Twisted Sisterhood: Unraveling the Dark Legacy of Female Friendships is a non-fiction book by essayist and attorney Kelly Valen published by Random House/Ballantine Books on October 26, 2010.[1]

The twisted sisterhood:
unraveling the dark legacy
of female friendships
The Twisted Sisterhood.jpg
First edition
AuthorKelly Valen
SubjectFemale friendships
PublisherRandom House/Ballantine Books
Publication date
LC Class2010033478

The book is based on the author's December 2007 article[2] and includes the results of a women's relationships survey the author conducted with 3000 women, studies and insights from experts in the fields of sociology, psychology, and neuroscience, and elements of humor, memoir and popular culture.


  1. ^ Valen, Kelly (2010). The twisted sisterhood: unraveling the dark legacy of female friendships. Random House Ballantine Books. ISBN 9780345520517.
  2. ^ Valen, Kelly (2 December 2012). "My sorority pledge? I swore off sisterhood". New York Times. Retrieved 2 December 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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