Love Like Gumbo

Front Cover
Fjord Press, 1997 - Fiction - 266 pages
0 Reviews
In South Central Los Angeles in 1978, Grace Broussard, the youngest member of a Creole family transplanted from Louisiana, seeks to distance herself from her family through a ten point plan designed to shock them, but the ghost of her father interferes wi

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Love like gumbo

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Rawles's paean to Creole family life vividly chronicles the Broussards, who, despite their exodus from Louisiana to South Central Los Angeles, maintain all the traditions of home. Focusing on the ... Read full review


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3

14 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1997)

Nancy Rawles is an award-winning novelist and playwright. Her novel" Love Like Gumbo" was the recipient of the American Book Award. She lives in Seattle.

Bibliographic information