Chicken Foots Stew is centered around the life and times of quadrupled-divorced Michael Devin Hughes. The stories are Hughes' observations on family, life, and love, though not necessarily in that order. Fast-paced and genuinely funny, Chicken Foots Stew provides entertaining family reading. Among the short stories included in Chicken Foots Stew are the following: qBirthday Partiesqaas Hughes and his son Malcolm attend the ultimate children's birthday party, Hughes attempts to go one better, but he is out of his league as he finds out; qHotelsqaHughes prepares the perfect weekend for daughter Millicent only to discover that his choice of hotels does not meet his daughter's exacting standards; and qMy Ex-Wife and PlantsqaHughes' first wife Marcia discovers she has been banned from buying plants at all area nurseries. Hughes adds to her misery, by playing a practical joke that backfires tremendously.There are only so many books you can read. ... aNothing gets your blood pumping like greyhound racing, a he observed. ... Even an hour before post time of the first race, there were hundreds of daily wagers studying stacks of racing forms.
|Title||:||Chicken Foots Stew|
|Author||:||Michael D. Hunt|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2002-12-01|