An inspiring and heartfelt memoir about the friendship between eight women forged over two decades.
The eight Drummond Girls first met in 1991 at Peegeo's Food & Spirits in northern Michigan where, at the time, they were all waitresses, bartenders, or regular customers. When one of them got engaged, they celebrated with a trip to Drummond Islandtheir first trip together to the remote 36-mile chunk of rock, dive bars, dirt roads, and beautiful forestsand it's where they became bonded forever. They've made this voyage every year since then as a way to retain a piece of their wild youth, despite the taming influence of marriage, motherhood, and management. This year, their focus is Beverly, oldest of the Drummond Girls at 65, whose memory is beginning to lapse. Undaunted, the other women intend to help Beverly remember all they've sharedevery campfire, every late night talk, every secret confided.
|Publisher:||Grand Central Publishing|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.20(d)|
About the Author
Mardi Jo Link has worked as a police and general assignment reporter, magazine editor, and freelance writer. She is a Heartland bestselling author of the critically acclaimed memoir Bootstrapperwhich won the Great Lakes, Great Reads Booksellers' Choice Award and the Michigan Notable Book Awardas well as When Evil Came to Good Hart and Isadore's Secret.
She lives with her family on a small farm in northern Michigan.