The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,173,809 members ⚫ 1,357,844 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

The Owl & Moon Cafe

A Novel

The Owl & Moon Cafe by Jo-Ann Mapson
Buy this eBook
US$ 9.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
After losing her teaching position at the local university, Mariah Moon will do anything to keep her gifted twelve-year-old daughter, Lindsay, in a prestigious private school -- which means moving in with her mother and grandmother in an apartment above The Owl & Moon Café.

When her mother, Allegra, is diagnosed with leukemia, Mariah rises to the challenge of running the café: mastering her mother's famous fudge and chatting up customers -- including a man who might just reawaken her heart. Meanwhile, Lindsay's controversial entry in a major national science contest creates a minor maelstrom in the cosseted Monterey Bay community. And Allegra, with one last great love affair in her, will revisit a man she loved so many years ago, and disclose the biggest secret of the Moon family: the identity of Mariah's father.

Will the Moon women recognize this as the moment to do away with their family history of dubiously fathered children, and learn to forgive others and themselves in order to move forward? In her poignant new novel, bestselling author Jo-Ann Mapson explores the complexities of love and family with the keen eye and stylistic grace that have made her books perennial favorites.
Simon & Schuster; July 2006
368 pages; ISBN 9780743289122
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: The Owl & Moon Cafe
Author: Jo-Ann Mapson
 
  • News
Owl Bar tallies up the bills - El Defensor Chieftain
Sat, 24 Dec 2016 08:05:02 -0800
El Defensor ChieftainOwl Bar tallies up the billsEl Defensor ChieftainFor the last 16 years Rowena Baca and the crew at the Owl ...
Oaken hall where the barn owl flies - The Guardian
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 21:31:55 -0800
Oaken hall where the barn owl fliesThe GuardianFortunately, our owl, thawed in her shawl of ivory feathers, has found shelter ...
Barred owl dies after being rescued from snowbank along I-95 - WMUR Manchester
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 04:51:11 -0800
WMUR ManchesterBarred owl dies after being rescued from snowbank along I-95WMUR ManchesterThe Maine State Police said one of ...
More Fiction
ISBNs
0743289129
9780743266413
9780743289122