Three Fortunes in One Cookie

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Alyson Books, 2005 - Fiction - 308 pages
8 Reviews

Leaving behind a dead-end job, failed artistic aspirations, and the prospect of another cold New York winter, Phillip Powell returns to the town he spent years trying to escape to look after his mother, who has gone a little crazy. Two aunts-one of whom is a religious fanatic, the other a lesbian-a roommate who is both a hooker and a voyeur, an old classmate with a big secret, and Phillip's demented mother all play a part in Phillip's discovery that the complicated ties of home and family are often the very things that set us free.

Cochrane Lambert is the writing team of Becky Cochrane and Timothy Lambert, authors of "The Deal," and (under the name Timothy James Beck) "It Had To Be You," "He's the One," and "I'm Your Man."

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User Review  - Jerri - Goodreads

Maybe the 2 star rating is unfair. The book was well written and I didn't mind that it was about a young gay mans life and his struggles with his family, who had deep roots in Mississippi. Most of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

I have read this book a few times over the years and generally enjoy it, but for a reason that I can never really pin-point. The characters feel realized and rounded for the most part, and it's a nice ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
9
Section 2
21
Section 3
30
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Cochrane Lambert is the writing team of Becky Cochrane and Timothy Lambert, authors of The Deal, and (under the name Timothy James Beck) It Had to Be You, He's The One, and I'm Your Man.

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