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Marina endicott's good to a fault is a lovely read the book dances deftly and with ease between sad and happy, anger and calm, disappointment and contentment a believable tale told with. Good to a fault, the second novel by canadian theater-director-turned-novelist marina endicott, is an understated examination of when “being good” shades into ugly self-interest, and.