The Resource How to bake a perfect life : a novel, Barbara O'Neal

How to bake a perfect life : a novel, Barbara O'Neal

Label
How to bake a perfect life : a novel
Title
How to bake a perfect life
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Barbara O'Neal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Professional baker Ramona Gallagher is a master of an art that has sustained her through the most turbulent times, including a baby at fifteen and an endless family feud. But now Ramona<U+2019>s bakery threatens to crumble around her. Literally. She<U+2019>s one water-heater disaster away from losing her grandmother<U+2019>s rambling Victorian and everything she<U+2019>s worked so hard to build. When Ramona<U+2019>s soldier son-in-law is wounded in Afghanistan, her daughter, Sophia, races overseas to be at his side, leaving Ramona as the only suitable guardian for Sophia<U+2019>s thirteen-year-old stepdaughter, Katie. Heartbroken, Katie feels that she<U+2019>s being dumped again<U+2014>this time on the doorstep of a woman out of practice with mothering. Ramona relies upon a special set of tools<U+2014>patience, persistence, and the reliability of a good recipe<U+2014>when rebellious Katie arrives. And as she relives her own history of difficult choices, Ramona shares her love of baking with the troubled girl. Slowly, Katie begins to find self-acceptance and a place to call home. And when a man from her past returns to offer a second chance at love, Ramona discovers that even the best recipe tastes better when you add time, care, and a few secret ingredients of your own
Awards note
RITA Award, Novel with Strong Romantic Elements, Romance Writers of America, 2012.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Neal, Barbara
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Parenting
  • Women
Label
How to bake a perfect life : a novel, Barbara O'Neal
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780553386776
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010033811
System control number
  • ocn606763698
  • 405172
  • (OCoLC)606763698
Label
How to bake a perfect life : a novel, Barbara O'Neal
Publication
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780553386776
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010033811
System control number
  • ocn606763698
  • 405172
  • (OCoLC)606763698

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