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Quite a Year for Plums A Novel

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ISBN-10: 0679445315

ISBN-13: 9780679445319

Edition: N/A

Authors: Bailey White

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Anyone who has read the best-selling Mama Makes Up Her Mind or listened to Bailey White's commentaries on NPR knows that she is a storyteller of inimitable wit and charm. Now, in her stunningly accomplished first novel, she introduces us to the peculiar yet lovable people who inhabit a small town in south Georgia. Meet serious, studious Roger, the peanut pathologist and unlikely love object of half the town's women. Meet Roger's ex-mother-in-law, Louise, who teams up with an ardent typographer in an attempt to attract outer-space invaders with specific combinations of letters and numbers. And meet Della, the bird artist who captivates Roger with the sensible but enigmatic notes she leaves…    
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Book details

List price: $3.99
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 6/16/1998
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 224
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Bailey Whiteis the author ofSleeping at the Starlite Motel,Quite a Year for Plums, andNothing With Strings. Her commentaries can be heard on NPR’sAll Things Considered. She lives in Thomasville, Georgia.