Homemade Love Audiobook (Unabridged)

Homemade Love (Unabridged), by J. California Cooper
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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4 (639 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Narrator: Peter Fernandez, Donna Bailey, Kim Staunton, Susan Spain, Starla Benford Publisher: Recorded Books Format: Unabridged Audiobook Release Date: Audio Length:
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Critics have compared her work to that of Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston, but J. California Cooper has a warm, witty style that's definitely her own. Each of her short stories is a gem of downhome wisdom, polished with a bit of gossip, some heartbreak, and lots of humor.

In Funny Valentines a simple woman draws one heart on Valentine's Day and divides it among the people she loves, until all but one of them lies in the cemetery. Living portrays a man in midlife crisis who leaves his loving wife and pleasant country home for a taste of high city living and returns with a new perspective on life. Spooks is the tongue-in-cheek tale of a man who masquerades as a ghost in order to outsmart an unscrupulous suitor and win the heart of a vulnerable widow.

Sometimes sad, sometimes funny, and always touching, J. California Cooper's characters enlighten us and enrich us as they find love in unlikely places. The warm narrations will give listeners a sense of chatting with nosy but well-meaning neighbors over the back fence.

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About the Author

Author J. California CooperThough you may know J. California Cooper from the popular titles Life Is Short but Wide and Homemade Love, J. California Cooper is actually one of the most renowned Fiction authors in our catalog. In total, we carry 2 audiobooks from J. California Cooper, with the latest Fiction title being: Homemade Love. Life Is Short but Wide was added to our catalog in 2009, making it the author's oldest title available on our website, while Life Is Short but Wide is the most popular and bestselling from J. California Cooper. Enjoy over 14 hours of listening from J. California Cooper, among the 2 audiobooks we have available. With such a wide variety, we know you're sure to enjoy Fiction books from J. California Cooper. J. California Cooper was born in Berkeley, California. For more choices and information on J. California Cooper, please visit her author page: J. California Cooper.