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Reconsidering happiness : a novel

Author: Sherrie Flick
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2009.
Series: Flyover fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The two silent Ss of Des Moines beckon twenty-three-year-old Vivette with a sexy finger, a promise. So, in the mid-1990s, she convinces Grandpa Joe-Joe to sell his Buick for twenty dollars, leaves behind her friends, her job at a hip New England bakery, and an affair with a married man, and moves to Iowa. Margaret, who left the same bakery years earlier on her own restless quest, offers pointers from her cautiously  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherrie Flick
ISBN: 9780803225213 0803225210
OCLC Number: 301706035
Notes: "Bison books"--Prelimimary page.
Description: 208 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Flyover fiction.
Responsibility: Sherrie Flick.
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A novel about two restless women and their search for happiness.  Read more...

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"In her descriptions of food, the Nebraskan landscape, and the rhythms of work at a tourist town bakery, Flick indulges in sensual detail with pleasurable results."-Publishers Weekly Publishers Read more...

 
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