The Sunday Brunch Diaries

By Norma L. Jarrett
(Broadway Books, Paperback, 9780767921435, 304pp.)

Publication Date: August 19, 2008

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Description

Capri, Lexi, Jermane, Angel, and Jewel are back with more mayhem and madness, and they are still trying to keep the faith!

Lexi has run off and eloped, cheating Jewel out of planning Lexi's wedding and shining the spotlight on Jewel's new event planning business. In the meantime, Jewel is delighted that her guy Kevin, a UPS delivery man, is moving on up into management.

Angel and her boyfriend, Octavio, have joined a new church and are trying to deal with their interracial relationship-but will differences in their faith draw them closer or pull them apart?

Jermane and her husband, Rex, are still together and thinking up new ways to keep their marriage fresh and hot despite Rex's workaholism and his wandering eye.

Lexi and Capri are getting ready to open their law firm, Reynolds and Stanton. Will their friendship survive their new business partnership?

Just when they think that everything has fallen into place, these five friends are forced to trust God as they find themselves in unexpected situations and facing new challenges. The Sunday Brunch Diaries explores what happens when your prayers are answered but you wind up getting a whole lot more than you bargained for.




About the Author

NORMA L. JARRETT, an honors graduate of the Thurgood Marshall School of Law, is the author of Sunday Brunch and Sweet Magnolia. She lives in Houston, Texas.




Praise For The Sunday Brunch Diaries

“Readers craving juicy plotlines driven by decent and compelling characters will always find a kindred spirit in Jarrett.” Essence

"Looking for a good read with an inspirational message? Then curl up with Norma L. Jarrett's sequel to Sunday Brunch. In The Sunday Brunch Diaries you'll catch up with best friends Lexi, Capri, Jermane, Angel and Jewel as they come across new obstacles in their careers, relationships and even friendships with each other. Gathering for brunch on Sundays, the women take time to share stories, console one another and help each other to keep their faith through trying times. Jarrett manages to keep the novel light, humorous and drama-filled while maintaining spirituality throughout its pages. This book is relatable to anyone who has endured the ups and downs of friendship, and is a must read for the fall." - Upscale

"Expect the unexpected in The Sunday Brunch Diaries! Author Norma L Jarrett takes you on the journey of five young ladies trying to balance faith, family, and friends! Jarrett proves through humor and humility that the only
thing constant in life is change!" - Nnete of the Madd Hatta Morning Show on KBXX 97.9 The Box



Praise for Sunday Brunch
“Norma has created a recipe for inspiration, wit, friendship, and spiritual growth. Sunday Brunch portrays and examines ‘real life issues’ through vivid and relatable characters.” – Victoria Christopher Murray, bestselling author of A Sin and a Shame and The Ex Files: A Novel about Four Women and Faith

Praise for Sweet Magnolia
“Like family conversations at the table, the author delivers real issues from characters larger than life.” – Upscale

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