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Miss Julia Takes Over

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Miss Julia Takes Over

by Ann B. Ross

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0142000892
ISBN 13
9780142000892
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New York: Penguin. Trade Paperback. Signed by Author. 2002. Later Printing. Very Good+. Signed by Author, no inscription, otherwise interior is unmarked. Spine uncreased. Light wear to edges and corners. (see photo.) Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 309 pages.

When Miss Julia burst on the scene in her fictional debut, Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind, this proper lady of a certain age found her orderly world turned upside down when Hazel Marie Puckett appeared with her nine-year-old son, Little Lloyd, who looked disturbingly similar to Miss Julia's late husband. Now, in Miss Julia Takes Over, with her sharp tongue and iron backbone intact, Miss Julia must tackle another disruption when Hazel Marie doesn't return from a dinner date with a fund-raiser who, in Miss Julia's opinion, wears his shorts too tight. Frantic and unable to persuade the local police that Hazel Marie is in danger, Miss Julia hires J. D. Pickens to investigate, despite her reservations about his taste for beer and women. She and Little Lloyd help search for Hazel Marie, running into adventures ranging from a most indelicate display of fisticuffs to a high-speed car chase on the track of a NASCAR Speedway, all the while standing strong ...because if Miss Julia doesn't take care of things, who will?

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When Miss Julia burst on the scene in her fictional debut, Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind , this proper lady of a certain age found her orderly world turned upside down when Hazel Marie Puckett appeared with her nine-year-old son, Little Lloyd, who looked disturbingly similar to Miss Julia's late husband. Now, in Miss Julia Takes Over , with her sharp tongue and iron backbone intact, Miss Julia must tackle another disruption when Hazel Marie doesn't return from a dinner date with a fund-raiser who, in Miss Julia's opinion, wears his shorts too tight. Frantic and unable to persuade the local police that Hazel Marie is in danger, Miss Julia hires J. D. Pickens to investigate, despite her reservations about his taste for beer and women. She and Little Lloyd help search for Hazel Marie, running into adventures ranging from a most indelicate display of fisticuffs to a high-speed car chase on the track of a NASCAR Speedway, all the while standing strong ...because if Miss Julia doesn't take care of things, who will? Fast paced, funny, and full of colorful characters you'll want to meet again and again, Miss Julia Takes Over is a zany race through the South you'll not soon forget.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000000275
Title
Miss Julia Takes Over
Author
Ann B. Ross
Format/binding
Trade Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0142000892
ISBN 13
9780142000892
Publisher
Penguin
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2002
Keywords
fiction, humor, NASCAR, widows, women, North Carolina
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction; North Carolina;
Size
8vo

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