The Widows' Adventures

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Morrow, 1989 - Fiction - 381 pages
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Widowhood came late in life to Ina and Helene, two sisters living in Chicago. Now there is nothing holding them back from one last great adventure: a long, leisurely drive to visit family in Los Angeles. Only Helene knows how to operate an automobile, however, and she has been blind for years. But with caustic, beer-swigging Ina as her eyes, she's willing to get behind the wheel once again. And now, on sparsely traveled back roads in the dead of night -- cruising at a comfortable twelve miles per hour -- they're off to see an America they never knew.

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User Review  - Kris - Goodreads

LOVED IT! I don't often laugh out loud when I read, but I did throughout this book. Two widowed sisters decide they won't take the violence of their Chicago neighborhood any longer and decide to drive ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

One of the best books I've read! Funny,sad warm! Read full review

Contents

The Man in the M i I k h o x
83
PART THREE
129
PART FOUR
163
Copyright

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About the author (1989)

Charles Dickinson is the acclaimed author of such novels as" Crows, Rumor Has It, The Widows' Adventures, "and "Waltz in Marathon," He lives in Arlington, Illinois.

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