Enjoyable Read! Allyson Cole was 16 in 1969 when she attended Woodstock. Now at 51, in 2004, she is the owner of a succesful health food restaurant and about to get married for the 1st time. She's never had closure w/ her 1st love who disappeared and this has held her back.
Excellent story -- 16 yr old Allyson places her newborn for adoption and lives with the doubts and longing. At age 51 her unknown 16 yr old grandson shows up on her doorstep. That begins a journey of discovery for Allyson, her grandson and eventually her once teenage boyfriend. Well-crafted and believable story with sensitivity, self-discovery, humor and compassion.
Allyson Cole. Age sixteen. Living in the world of endless summers, of going wherever you wanted.
Allyson Cole. This time age fifty-one. She has everything she always wanted--almost. Now's the time to find what she lost. To do that she has to hit the road, and find the father of her only child. And start a journey she never could have anticpated.