Little Altars Everywhere

By Rebecca Wells
(Harper Perennial, Paperback, 9780060759964, 288pp.)

Publication Date: March 2005

Other Editions of This Title: Mass Market Paperback, Paperback, Audio Cassette

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Description

The companion to the beloved bestseller Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, here is the funny, heartbreaking, and powerfully insightful tale that first introduced Siddalee, Vivi, their spirited Walker clan, and the indomitable Ya-Yas.




About the Author

Writer, actor, and playwright Rebecca Wells is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Ya-Yas in Bloom, Little Altars Everywhere, and Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, which was made into a feature film. A native of Louisiana, she now lives on an island in the Pacific Northwest.




Praise For Little Altars Everywhere

“A gem of a book....Wells offers a virtuoso performance.”
-Denver Post

“Energetic and delicious…each voice is unique, independent and right on.”
-Seattle Times

“A hilarious and heartbreaking first novel.”
-Booklist

“Rebecca Wells has written a funny, eloquent and sad novel that easily leaps regional bounds.”
-Washington Post

“At the Walker family altar, sainthood is a one-way ticket to purgatory, and getting there is half the fun.”
-Columbus Dispatch

“Wells’ people pop with life.”
-Kirkus Reviews

“Wells effectively juxtaposes the innocence and joy of childhood reveries with the pain and guilt of adult memories.”
-Richmond Times-Dispatch

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