by Steven Millhauser
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The best friend of a child genius follows the gifted writer's brief career until his death at the age of eleven
March 12, 2012 The Ides of March — that infamous day that saw the death of Julius Caesar — are nearly upon us. And to commemorate it, author Myla Goldberg recommends three tales of back-stabbing. Have a favorite story of disloyalty? Tell us in the comments.
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