Midnight sweets

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Atheneum, 1988 - Fiction - 206 pages
In a tale of a tenacious and quirky woman, Theodora Waite builds her personal life and successful business around the cookies that she bakes under any and all circumstances

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Theodora Waite is "The Cookie Lady,'' a successful businesswoman who turned her obsession for the perfect cookie into a franchiser's dream. At 39 this mother of five is about to divorce for the second ... Read full review


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Writer and educator Bette Pesetsky graduated from the University of Iowa Writers Workshop. She has written several novels and two collections of short stories. Her stories have appeared The New Yorker, Paris Review and Ontario Review. All her books have been listed as Notable Books of the New York Times, and one, Midnight Sweets, was named one of the five best novels of 1987 by the Los Angeles Times.

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