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Waking Up in Dixie

Waking Up in Dixie (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Smith, Haywood

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From the New York Times bestselling author of The Red Hat Club comes a hilarious story of marriage and love and second chances When Elizabeth Mooney escaped the shame of her "white trash" family to marry the crown prince of her small town, Howell Whittington, she never dreamed th...at thirty years later, she'd end up trapped in a loveless marriage to the cruel banker who's foreclosing on all her friends. Then Howe has a stroke sitting up in church, and when he wakes up, he's at the mercy of all his appetites and emotions. Transformed, Howe wants to be a real husband, which scares proper, repressed Elizabeth to death, and setting out to right past wrongs, he blackmails the town's baddies into doing the right thing by threatening to foreclose on their mortgages. The ensuing hilarious rollercoaster ride wakes up not only Elizabeth and their marriage, but the whole town and its hidebound institutions.
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ISBN 9780312614218
Released NZ 30 Aug 2011
Publisher St. Martins Press-3pl
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780312614218
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher St. Martins Press-3pl
Imprint St. Martins Press-3PL
Released 30 Aug 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Smith, Haywood
Category Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 392
Dimensions Width: 141mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 27mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 354g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Domestic fiction, Humorous fiction, Married people, Georgia, Bankers
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade