It is a memior style novel from the prespective of a young girl coming of age with major obstacles to her emotional development. Through her eyes, we see the progress of her friend, her mother, her brother and the other people in her life. She learns to rely on herself and her intelligence.
Typically, we have a gastro-session and then discuss the book. I have been watching the Food Network a bit too much this summer. Among other things, I served
|Watermelon with Feta and snipped mint from the garden.|
|Savory tomato tart on puff pastry|