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By Bettye Griffin

Griffin is a budding identify in mainstream African American fiction. --Chicago magazine

After her father's demise, Emily Yancy has the same opinion to maneuver again to her dead-end place of birth. yet she's dreading each minute she'll need to spend in her mother's tiny condominium. finally, she's a forty-three-year-old divorcée who is doing simply high-quality on her personal. There are a few rewards for dutiful daughters though--like Aaron Merritt, a wealthy, unmarried physician with chocolate pores and skin and bed room eyes. . .

Aaron is quickly taking Emily to fancy eating places and welcoming her to satisfy his relations. but if the lighting fixtures exit, something's lacking. input Teddy Simms, Emily's eighth-grade weigh down. Teddy hasn't completed what Aaron has--but he is picked up a couple of abilities in different parts. Will Emily decide upon a dating that does not fulfill her mind--or a simple compatibility that does not relatively expand into the bed room? Or is there a way she will locate the simplest of either worlds?

"A compelling drama approximately 3 households striving for the yank dream." --Booklist on If those partitions might Talk

"Fear and pleasure virtually bounce off the pages. A well-written tale you are going to hate to determine end." --RT publication Reviews on Once Upon a Project

"Griffin expertly explores the common look for love." --Booklist

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My agent, Elaine English. My story consultant, Kimberly Rowe-Van Allen. My editor, Rakia Clark. I舗m usually much better at meeting deadlines than I was with this one, and with the next book I舗ll prove it to you! Special thanks to Reon Laudat and Patricia Woodside. Everyone who is reading a copy of this book. There was an unfortunate typo made in the e-mail address of my last book, Once Upon a Project, so if you e-mailed me and it bounced back, I舗m so sorry. com) and you舗ll be able to contact me for sure.

Of course, she舗d gotten her oversized nose from him as well. While we were in college I got a break. I was the one to make the dean舗s list while Tanis was busy being sociable, and Mom actually snickered at Tanis being a theater major. 舠She needs to study something she can fall back on, like teaching,舡 she had said. Unfortunately for me, the feelings of being on top ended when Tanis went out to California to pursue an acting career. Mom now delivered her news with increasing excitement. 舡 Oh, yes, I knew all about Tanis.

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