Cordelia Miller, an endearing young misfit in a scholarly, cultured family, loves junk food, TV, and the son of the local grocer. Her attempt to escape her stifling background and find her way in the world takes her on a classic journey from innocence to experience. She encounters a varied cast of charactersasome comic, some calamitousaand, in the end, discovers her true vocation.I remember once, in sixth grade, Isat across the aisle from him, and wehad to correct each othera#39;s ... Hershey bar, tied with a red ribbon, which I ate sitting on a toilet in the girlsa#39; bathroom beforeI returned to the third grade. ... was my diploma certifying passage into the world of letters, I knew it was best to devour it and destroythe evidence. ... But there they were, lumpishly smiling, visiting Uncle Billa#39;s farm and learning about weather and romping with yet another dog, acollie named Sport.
|Author||:||Kitty Burns Florey|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2014-12-16|