Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

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Little, Brown Book Group, Jan 19, 2012 - Fiction - 320 pages
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When Camille Sugarbaker Honeycutt, the pretty but crazy 1951 Vidalia Onion Queen, dies suddenly, her twelve-year-old daughter CeeCee has barely a hope left in the world. To her rescue arrives Great Aunt Tootie in the most magnificent car CeeCee has ever seen, and she is whisked away to the storybook city of Savannah. For some flowers, Aunt Tootie holds, are born to bloom only south of the Mason-Dixon line and soon, among the sweet scent of magnolias and the loving warmth of Tootie and her colourful collection of friends, it looks as though CeeCee has arrived in paradise. But when a darker side to the Southern dream threatens this delicate, newfound happiness, Aunt Tootie and her friends must rally to CeeCee's aid. Warm yet heartbreaking, and generously spiced with humor, Saving CeeCee Honeycutt is the story of a girl who loses her mother but finds many others under a balmy Georgia sun.

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I adore southern writing. - LibraryThing
This is a great story with good character development. - LibraryThing
This is Southern story telling at its best. - LibraryThing
The author's writing is wonderful. - LibraryThing
The writing is lovely and the humor can't be beat. - LibraryThing
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User Review  - SheriAWilkinson - LibraryThing

Saving CeeCee Honeycut ((Beth Hoffman) Set in the 60's Cecilia (CeeCee) Honeycut just wants to be an ordinary girl. Living in Ohio with her mother and father, she is not sure what normal is. Her ... Read full review

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I loved this book!!! Saving CeeCee Honeycutt was one of those books that grabbed me the moment I began to read. I read 200 pages in one sitting. I wanted to join CeeCee and her collection of charming ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Beth Hoffman is an expert on historic homes in the South and she rescues animals; previously the successful head of an interior design firm, she had a near death experience that lead her to her writing career.

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