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Last Circle of Love - Lorna Landvik Launch Party at ModernWell

12/12/2022 - 6:30pm

Join us at ModernWell for the launch Party of Lorna Landvik's new book, Last Circle of Love: A Novel. Lorna will be reading from her book, as well as answering questions and signing books. You won't want to miss out! Doors open at 6:15 with the program starting at 6:30. This event is held in partnership with Valley Bookseller. Ticket price includes signed copy of Last Circle of Love.

For more information and to register, click this link: https://modernwell.spaces.nexudus.com/events/1415120091/last-circle-of-love-book-launch-with-lorna-landvik?public=

 

A funny, heartwarming story about a feisty group of women who shake, spice, and heat things up with a “recipe” book for romance, from the bestselling author of Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons.

Newly installed at All Souls Lutheran, Mallory “Pastor Pete” Peterson soon realizes that her church isn’t merely going through turbulent waters, but is a sinking ship. With the help of five loyal members of the Naomi Circle, the young, bold minister brainstorms fundraising ideas. They all agree that the usual recipe book won’t add much to the parish coffers, but maybe one with all the ingredients on how to heat up relationships rather than casseroles will…

Pastor Pete has her doubts about the project, but it turns out the group of postmenopausal women has a lot to say on the subject of romance. While Charlene, the youngest member at fifty-two, struggles with the assignment, baker-extraordinaire Marlys, elegantly bohemian Bunny, I’m-always-right Velda, and ebullient Edie take up their contributions enthusiastically. After all, their book is really about cooking up love in all its forms.

But not everyone in the congregation is on board with this “scandalous” project. As the voices of opposition grow louder, Pastor Pete and these intrepid women will have to decide how hard they’re willing to fight for this book and the powerful stories within—stories of discovery, softened hearts, and changed lives.

 

Lorna Landvik is the author of thirteen novels, including PATTY JANE’S HOUSE OF CURLANGRY HOUSEWIVES EATING BON BONS and CHRONICLES OF A RADICAL HAG.  Many of her novels have appeared on national best-seller lists with several having been optioned by movie companies.  Also a playwright, public speaker and performer, Lorna has appeared on many stages, and has even made margaritas on some of them.

 

 

 

Location: 
ModernWell
2909 S Wayzata Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55405