Porch Stories (Paperback)
A Grandmother's Guide to Happiness
Atria Books, 9780743497121, 176pp.
Publication Date: October 15, 2008
Praise For Porch Stories: A Grandmother's Guide to Happiness…
"A vivid and affectionate portrait...Grandmother Ernestine is the keeper of wisdom, stories, hopes, and dreams. Thank you, Jewell Parker Rhodes, for sharing her with us."
-- Amy Hill Hearth, coauthor with the Delany Sisters of Having Our Say
"A loving ode to the power and strength of one woman's voice."
-- Gail Tsukiyama, award-winning author of Dreaming Water
"Mystical and down-to-earth...a more coherent and poetic grandmother narrative than most anybody ever had."
-- Lorene Cary, author of Black Ice