For fans of Fannie Flagg-the acclaimed author of Heartbreak Cafe delivers a heartwarming, hilarious new novel. Twenty-three years ago, beauty queen Peach Rondell left Mississippi and vowed never to return. Now she's back, divorced and heartbroken, trying to figure out how her life went so terribly wrong. To escape her mama's scrutinizing gaze, she spends her days in a little storefront diner called the Heartbreak Cafe, where, in the back booth, she scribbles away in her journal, waiting for enlightenment. Instead, Peach gets something even better: the unexpected friendship of an unlikely group of folks who show Peach that finding out where you're going usually means embracing where you're from.... to read, teaching myself with my older brothera#39;s first-grade primers and my collection of fairy tales and childrena#39;s poems. ... I was ready for first grade, I knew better than to even suggest wearing white shoes after Labor Day or before Easter .
|Title||:||The Book of Peach|
|Author||:||Penelope Stokes J.|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2010-08-03|