“Why won’t you just tell me what’s in that cake?” I’d been trying to get Laine’s recipe for years. We all had.
When all else fails, turn to the divine taste of hummingbird cake.
the South you always say “yes, ma’am” and “no, ma’am.” You know
everybody’s business. Football is a lifestyle not a pastime.
Food—especially dessert— is almost a religious experience. And you
protect your friends as fiercely as you protect your family— even if the
threat is something you cannot see.
In this spot-on Southern
novel brimming with wit and authenticity, you’ll laugh alongside
lifelong friends, navigate the sometimes rocky path of marriage, and
roll through the outrageous curveballs that life sometimes throws . . .
from devastating pain to absolute joy. And if you’re lucky, you just may
discover the secret to hummingbird cake along the way.