From the book jacket: In
an age in which women are expected to be high achievers,
thirty-six-year-old Sophie Stanton desperately wants to be a
good widow--a graceful, composed, Jackie Kennedy kind of
widow. Alas, Sophie is more of a Jack Daniels kind.
Self-medicating with cartons of ice-cream for breakfast,
breaking down in the produce section at the supermarket,
showing up to work in her bathrobe and bunny slippers - soon
she's not only lost her husband, but her job, her house, and
Desperate to reinvent her life, she moves to Ashland, Oregon - but instead of the way it is in the movies (heroine being swept...
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