The Whole World Over: A Novel
Greenie Duquette lavishes most of her passionate energy on her Greenwich Village bakery and her young son. Her husband, Alan, seems to have fallen into a midlife depression, while Walter, her closest professional ally, is nursing a broken heart. At Walter’s restaurant, the visiting governor of New Mexico tastes Greenie’s coconut cake and decides to woo her away to be his chef.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LivelyLady - LibraryThing
Good story but with so many characters it seemed like a collection of stories about people living in NYC. I could never figure out exactly who the main character was as each chapter was in a different voice. Writing good but unfocused. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mamashepp - LibraryThing
Sure the stories tie together, but so loosely it was hard to remember why we cared as we changed stories. And George, the precocious little son? Annoyed the crap out of me. To the point where it really impacted my impression of the book. Read full review