|LC Classifications||PS3568.E8975 G72 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2012023039|
A Gracious Plenty is a wonderful book and an important addition to anyone's cookbook library. --Schuyler Ingle/5(16). Ellen Rolfes is the president of Ellen Rolfes Books, Inc., a cookbook development company with a special interest in community cookbooks. Rolfes has published the most famous cookbooks to have come out of the South, including The Junior League Celebration Cookbook and The Black Family Reunion by: 3. A Gracious Plenty is playful, thought-provoking, serious, and just plain wonderful. This is my first novel by Sheri Reynolds, but it definitely won't be my last/5(72). Our children are 10 and 8 and sometimes bring out Gracious Plenty to be read as a bed time story. One of our other favorite books by the same author is "The Pink House" which I have read out loud probably hundreds of times. The kids still can't get enough of that one.5/5(3).
A Gracious Plenty book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A sweeping, eclectic look at Southern food traditions. The remini /5. A Gracious Plenty. Kate's Great-aunt May Zeigler was a very important family influence in Kate's formative years. May was a professor of education at the University of Georgia for almost 40 years, but spent her retirement years in her native Orangeburg, South Carolina/5. With prose that is spare, yet richly poetic, Sheri Reynolds creates a vision of a world that is at once fantastic and palpably real. She teaches us that neither our capacity to suffer nor our ability to be healed ends with the graveÑand that love is all we have. A Gracious Plenty is a reading experience you will not soon forget. Her published novels include Bitterroot Landing, The Rapture of Canaan (an Oprah book club selection and New York Times bestseller), A Gracious Plenty (98), /5.
Buy a cheap copy of A Gracious Plenty book by Sheri Reynolds. Badly burned in a household accident when she was a child, Finch Nobles grows into a courageous and feisty loner who eschews the pity of her hometown and discovers Free shipping over $/5(5). A Gracious Plenty (), Sheri Reynolds’s contemporary novel with elements of magical realism, tells the story of a woman who finds her very unusual place in the world after almost dying in a house fire as a child. A bestseller, critics say the book is a perfect balance between Steinbeck and Faulkner; the book is popular today with fans of Southern fiction. Finally, when she speaks to them, they answer, telling their stories in a remarkable chorus of regrets, expla-nations, and insights. A Gracious Plenty is like an extraordinary amalgam of Steinbeck and Faulkner, Spoon River Anthology and Our Town. It /5(29). Reynolds again hits pay dirt with a third novel, after Bitterroot Landing () and The Rapture of Canaan ()—the latter, as everyone knows, a recent selection of Oprah's Book Club and now enjoying its fifth week at the top of the bestseller lists. As a four-year-old, Finch Nobles pulled boiling water off the stove onto herself; as a result, she's badly scarred, and her appearance makes.