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The Whole Town's Talking: A Novel
The Whole Town's Talking A Novel
Author: Fannie Flagg
From the beloved author of Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe comes another unforgettable, laugh-out-loud, and moving novel about what it means to be truly alive. —   — Elmwood Springs, Missouri, is a small town like any other, but something strange is happening out at the cemetery. ?Still Meadows,? as it?s called, is anything but still...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9781400065950
ISBN-10: 140006595X
Publication Date: 11/1/2016
Pages: 224
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.

3.4 stars, based on 29 ratings
Publisher: Random House
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio CD
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SGTBob avatar reviewed The Whole Town's Talking: A Novel on + 156 more book reviews
I loved reading this book. At first I was a bit skeptical because of the number of pages and the title. I thought "not a book that a guy would enjoy". But that could not be further from the truth, because the pages grabbed me and pulled me right into the story. I envisioned myself being right there, living the life of each character.
The story covers eight generations of residents of a small Midwestern town, from the time of the first settlers to the current time.
I loved the characters, but do admit to being a little confused from time to time on who was who, but I loved the looney aunt the most.
I don't give too many 5 star reviews, but this book deserves all of them, if not more.
boomerbooklover avatar reviewed The Whole Town's Talking: A Novel on + 302 more book reviews
Story of Swedish settlers in Missouri and the building/growth of the town they found and its population over several decades. Includes several characters that will be familiar to Fannie Flagg fans.


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