REVIEW: “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” by Peter Hedges

"What's Eating Gilbert Grape" by Peter Hedges Paperback, 319 pages Published Nov. 1, 1999, by Simon Schuster (first published Sept. 1, 1991) My synopsis The best answer to the question posed in the title of this book might be, "What'sĀ NotĀ Eating Gilbert Grape?" The title character is working a menial job at a dying mom-and-pop grocery … Continue reading REVIEW: “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” by Peter Hedges

WRITER’S CORNER: Sugar Creek

BLOGGER'S NOTE: This is the first in what will hopefully become a series of personal writings from yours truly on That Book Lady Blog. Recent events have pushed me to return to one of my first loves, creative writing/journaling. These will be early drafts, so please be gentle with me. I have creek water running … Continue reading WRITER’S CORNER: Sugar Creek