Patty Jane's House of Curl

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Bridge Works Publishing Company, Jun 28, 1999 - Fiction - 304 pages
15 Reviews
A whimsical novel with strong but emotive female characters in the tradition of Fried Green Tomatoes features a pair of sisters in Minnesota, including an abandoned mother, who open a cozy beauty salon. Reprint.
 

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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

Several book club members could not suspend disbelief re the scenarios depicted - they felt it was too contrived and not realistic. I disagree. The book is about living life - good, bad, mundane ... Read full review

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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

It’s always fun to read books that are set in places I am familiar with but this book, set in Minneapolis, was a real treat. I went to Minneapolis in June 2013 for a work conference but thanks to some ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
2
Section 2
3
Section 3
9
Section 4
23
Section 5
39
Section 6
49
Section 7
62
Section 8
68
Section 17
172
Section 18
180
Section 19
189
Section 20
193
Section 21
203
Section 22
208
Section 23
214
Section 24
222

Section 9
84
Section 10
95
Section 11
111
Section 12
121
Section 13
129
Section 14
145
Section 15
155
Section 16
161
Section 25
234
Section 26
241
Section 27
247
Section 28
264
Section 29
270
Section 30
277
Section 31
283
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About the author (1999)

Lorna Landvik is also the author of the bestselling Your Oasis on Flame Lake and the upcoming The Tall Pine Polka. She has worked as an actor, a comedian, and a speed typist in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. She lives with her husband, two daughters, and their dog, Petunia.

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