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By Bettye Griffin

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

After her father's loss of life, Emily Yancy is of 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. in spite of everything, she's a forty-three-year-old divorcée who is doing simply wonderful on her personal. There are a few rewards for dutiful daughters though--like Aaron Merritt, a wealthy, unmarried health practitioner with chocolate epidermis and bed room eyes. . .

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

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

"Fear and pleasure essentially bounce off the pages. A well-written tale you'll hate to determine end." --RT ebook Reviews on Once Upon a Project

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

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