In This Irresistible Novel, Sarah Addison Allen, Author Of The New York Times Bestselling Debut, Garden Spells, Tells The Tale Of A Young Woman Whose Family Secrets And Secret Passions Are About To Change Her Life Forever.Josey Cirrini Is Sure Of Three Things Winter Is Her Favorite Season, She S A Sorry Excuse For A Southern Belle, And Sweets Are Best Eaten In The Privacy Of Her Closet For While Josey Has Settled Into An Uneventful Life In Her Mother S House, Her One Consolation Is The Stockpile Of Sugary Treats And Paperback Romances She Escapes To Each Night Until She Finds Her Closet Harboring Della Lee Baker, A Local Waitress Who Is One Part Nemesis And Two Parts Fairy Godmother With Della Lee S Tough Love, Josey S Narrow Existence Quickly Expands She Even Bonds With Chloe Finley, A Young Woman Who Is Hounded By Books That Inexplicably Appear When She Needs Them And Who Has A Close Connection To Josey S Longtime Crush Soon Josey Is Living In A World Where The Color Red Has Startling Powers, And Passion Can Make Eggs Fry In Their Cartons And That S Just For Starters.Brimming With Warmth, Wit, And A Sprinkling Of Magic, Here Is A Spellbinding Tale Of Friendship, Love And The Enchanting Possibilities Of Every New Day.
New York Times Bestselling novelist Sarah Addison Allen brings the full flavor of her southern upbringing to bear on her fiction a captivating blend of magical realism, heartwarming romance, and small town sensibility.Born and raised in Asheville, North Carolina, in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Allen grew up with a love of books and an appreciation of good food she credits her journa New York Times Bestselling novelist Sarah Addison Allen brings the full flavor of her southern upbringing to bear on her fiction a captivating blend of magical realism, heartwarming romance, and small town sensibility.Born and raised in Asheville, North Carolina, in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Allen grew up with a love of books and an appreciation of good food she credits her journalist father for the former and her mother, a fabulous cook, for the latter In college, she majored in literature because, as she puts it, I thought it was amazing that I could get a diploma just for reading fiction It was like being able to major in eating chocolate After graduation, Allen began writing seriously Her big break occurred in 2007 with the publication of her first mainstream novel, Garden Spells, a modern day fairy tale about an enchanted apple tree and the family of North Carolina women who tend it Booklist called Allen s accomplished debut spellbindingly charming The novel became a Barnes Noble Recommends selection, and then a New York Times Bestseller.Allen continues to serve heaping helpings of the fantastic and the familiar in fiction she describes as Southern fried magic realism Clearly, it s a recipe readers are happy to eat up as fast as she can dish it out.Her published books to date are Garden Spells 2007 , The Sugar Queen 2008 , The Girl Who Chased the Moon 2010 , The Peach Keeper 2011 and Lost Lake 2014 and First Frost 2015 From BN.com
- 276 pages
- The Sugar Queen
- Sarah Addison Allen
- 09 February 2019 Sarah Addison Allen