Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
Publish date: May 7th 2002
Publisher: Random House, Inc.
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
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(I got this one from NPR's 100 Best Beach Books Ever).Although I knew that this book was beloved by many queer women, I always thought it was because a same-sex love story could be "read into" Idgie's and Ruth's friendship. I saw the movie as a kid and at the time accepted "friendship" as a believab...
My book club chose this book on a night I was unable to attend. I wonder if they’ll share my aversion to it. For some reason, it has been very popular for years. I must have missed something. I almost decided not to review it, but I had to get it out of my system. I concede that it’s well-crafted, t...
A gift from my adorable cousin, Anna :) Thank you!!!
Dolce, romantico ed affascinante, questo libro apre uno scorcio sull'Alabama degli anni '30. E' leggermente diverso dal film che ne è stato tratto: il legame tra Idgie e Ruth è più esplicito, l'omicidio risulta appena sfiorato dalla narrazione, il finale è diverso, triste, dolce e nostalgico. Consig...