Gemma Open Door, 9781934848722, 90pp.
Publication Date: October 1, 2012
Everyone has a prom story - the culmination of the vibrant and painful years of high school.Throw in the sexual revolution, a stuttering cousin for a date, and a parking valet dressed like Abraham Lincoln, and looking cool is an impossible dream. Edith, the fierce and vibrant narrator, tries to leave nuns snapping prom pictures and her painful past behind, and find a way to be both the free spirit her friends require and to be herself.
About the Author
Joanne Green's stories have appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer, Writing Aloud, and the anthology, Meridian Bound.She serves on the editorial board of Philadelphia Stories."