Red Hats Author:Damon Wayans Actor and comedian Damon Wayans, best known for his crude humor on the 1990s comedy sketch show "In Living Color," unveils a surprising sentimental side with his first novel, about an irascible widow who finds a chance at redemption through her local "Red Hat Society." — After years of a combative marriage, Alma finds that ant... more »agonism is her default position, which understandably alienates her children, friends, and neighbors. Her faithful husband continues to put up with her, mostly out of habit, but when one of her thoughtless comments is followed by tragedy, Alma is all alone and consumed by guilt. To her surprise, the renowned ladies with the red hats reach out to her, and try to teach her how to surrender her cynicism and learn to forgive herself.« less
not sure what I expected but it was a sweet story of love, forgiveness and sisterhood. Not sure if I'm old enough to join the red hat club, but I will be looking up a group around here. 3.5 stars as it was slow in parts and a sense of change was evident.