Book Reviews of The Future Homemakers of America

The Future Homemakers of America
The Future Homemakers of America
Author: Laurie Graham
ISBN-13: 9781841153131
ISBN-10: 1841153133
Publication Date: 6/5/2002
Pages: 392
  • Currently 2.9/5 Stars.

2.9 stars, based on 9 ratings
Publisher: Harpercollins
Book Type: Paperback
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For five American Air Force wives, Norfolk, England, in 1952 is a long way from home. But Peggy Dewey and her friends are determined to make the most of their overseas mission. While their husbands patrol the skies in F-84 fighters, the high-spirited group of military wives and young moms stave off homesickness by clipping coupons, trading gossip, and going to London to see Princess Elizabeth "get coronated." Over a stick of Juicy Fruit, brass polisher Audrey Rudman, good-time girl Lois Moon, alcohol-loving Gayle Jackson, "Pie Crust Queen" Betty Gillis, and the ever reliable Peggy meet a scrappy Englishwoman named Kath Pharaoh and a lasting friendship is forged. Through marriage and divorce, separations and reunions, the gang will try to hold fast to one a story that takes us to the heart of female friendship--and reveals the secret of the perfect Three Color Refrigerator Cake.
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i enjoyed the characters in this book and found the british words interesting. The story kept me engaged , and i ordered another by that author.