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Published by Center Point Pub. in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Baptists,
  • Large type books,
  • Single women,
  • Women,
  • City and town life,
  • Fiction

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Georgia Bottoms is known in her small community of Six Points, Alabama, as a beautiful, well-to-do, and devoutly Baptist Southern belle. Nobody realizes that the family fortune has long since disappeared, and a determinedly single woman like Georgia needs an alternative and discreet means of income. None of her six well-heeled lovers knows about the others--until the married preacher decides to confess their affair in front of the whole congregation...

Edition Notes

StatementMark Childress
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.H486 G46 2011b
The Physical Object
FormatText (large print)
Pagination335 p. (large print)
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25230647M
ISBN 101611730961
ISBN 109781611730968
LC Control Number2011002966
OCLC/WorldCa697980154

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Never fear for Georgia, however, because in the end, she prevails and manages to take most of the town down with her in that “charming southern” way that only Miss Georgia Bottoms of Six Points, Alabama could do. If you have read this novel, leave your own comments about this book. Did you like the humor in this novel? Georgia Bottoms is a Scarlett O'Hara for the 21st Century, moving from one near crisis to another balancing equal parts fiddle-de-dee with big-girl-pants-putting-on, all while juggling the responsibility for her ne'er-do-well brother and Rosa Parks obsessed mother. Like Childress' beloved Crazy in Alabama, Georgia Bottoms delights!/5(14). Georgia Center for the Book. at DeKalb County Public Library. Sycamore Street. Decatur, Georgia () x Fax: () Website by . Georgia Bottoms is known in her small community of Six Points, Alabama, as a beautiful, well-to-do, and devoutly Baptist Southern belle. Nobody realizes that the family fortune has long since disappeared, and a determinedly single woman like Georgia needs an alternative, and discreet, means of income.