Om Big Beautiful
The critically acclaimed author returns to the North Carolina landscape she knows so well with this gloriously written sequel to Moon Women.On an eastbound North Carolina interstate highway, the mountains and her hometown far behind, Cassandra Moon realizes that she has not only broken the heart of the one man who's ever asked her to marryon their wedding day, no lessbut she's driven the limousine into the ground, gotten skunk drunk on the champagne, and has somehow managed to get herself stuck in the sunroof while still in her wedding gown. Caught in a whirlwind of taffeta and tulle, heartache and second guesses, Cassandra desperately needs some peace of mind. When she arrives in the coastal town of Salter Pathdisheveled and in the company of a mysterious red- haired seafaring manCassandra knows for sure that her life has taken a turn she can't quite understand. But the people Cassandra encounters on this unexpected odyssey will share with her the hurts and hopes of a lifetime, and she may finally realize that getting lost in this oceanside town, in the memories and dreams of its people, is the only way she'll be found.From the Trade Paperback edition.