Struggling to pick up the pieces, Trudy finds support from a quirky, eclectic group of friends and neighborsâher goddesses of Kitchen Avenueâall of whom are trying in their own unique ways to navigate lifeâs little surprises. Thereâs Jade, a fiery social worker whoâs finding unexpected strength to deal with her âplayerâ ex-husband, thanks to a most unorthodox passion; Jadeâs grandmother, Roberta, who has just lost her husband of sixty-two yearsâand through memory and piercing grief wonders what to do with the rest of her life; Shannelle, Trudyâs young neighbor and an aspiring writer, determined to realize her talent despite formidable obstacles . . . including the husband whoâs afraid her success will be his loss; and Angel, a young, quietly-knowing photographer who makes Trudy uncover a sensuality she never knewâeven as he tries to get over the one love he can never really forget.
As Trudy faces her future, she discovers that figuring out what to let go and what to keep is just as difficult as moving on. As she weighs what she and Rick still share against new possibilities, sheâll surprise everyoneâ including herselfâas she tries to reconcile the best of both.
From an acclaimed voice in fiction, this is a wry, beguiling, heartfelt, and warmly wise novel about second chances, unexpected choices, and the dreams that we all hunger to fulfill.
From the Hardcover edition.
About: Struggling to pick up the pieces of her life in the wake of a troubled marriage, Trudy finds support from four eclectic friends including a divorced social worker, a grieving older widow, an aspiring writer, and a young photographer.
About: Struggling to pick up the pieces of her life in the wake of a troubled marriage, Trudy finds support from four eclectic friends, including a divorced social worker, a grieving older widow, an aspiring writer, and a young photographer.
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