Saving CeeCee Honeycutt
For years‚ twelve-year-old CeeCee Honeycutt has been the caretaker of her psychotic mother‚ Camille. The tiara-toting‚ lipstick-smeared laughingstock of an entire town‚ Camille was a woman trapped in her long-ago moment of glory as the 1951 Vidalia Onion Queen. But when she is hit by a truck and killed‚ CeeCee is left to fend for herself. To the rescue comes her previously unknown great-aunt Tootie in her vintage Packard convertible.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - akblanchard - LibraryThing
In 1967 wealthy Aunt Tootie rescues bookish 12 year old CeeCee after the girl's mentally-ill mother gets hit by a truck and her father runs away from the situation. CeeCee is spirited away to a female ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AJBraithwaite - LibraryThing
I enjoyed this book. There was a strong sense of fairy tale about it, with words of wisdom sprinkled over the pages and a rags-to-riches story. The contrast between the cold North and the warm South ... Read full review