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Mrs. Whippy: Emalda is 46 years old. Her husband, Charlie, has just left her for a 23-year-old dancer. Emelda has five sons and a new job at the local supermarket. For comfort she turns to ice cream and stumbles into a relationship instead.
One Season in the Sun: This nonfiction sports book follows the stories of former players who made it in the big leagues for just one season and what happened to them.
The Tiger’s Back: A sweet, sad story of a man at the end of life thinking fondly of his wife who passed before him. He sees tigers everywhere, but the tiger comes to have a special meaning.
Yankee Doodle: The Charles River divides Boston and Cambridge, and the red line ties the cities together, traveling through classes and culture along its route. When an unlikely group shares an afternoon train, the riders are surprised to discover what’s common in their American experience.