A bewitching, warmhearted grown-up fairy tale about old movies, charming princes, and finding happily ever after in the place where you d least expect it. Jennifer Weiner When Martin Grace enters the hip Philadelphia coffee shop Cornelia Brown manages, her life changes forever. But little does she know that her newfound love is only the harbinger of greater changes to come. Meanwhile, across town, Clare Hobbs eleven years old and abandoned by her erratic mother goes looking for her lost father. She crosses paths with Cornelia while meeting with him at the cafe, and the two women form an improbable friendship that carries them through the unpredictable currents of love and life. Love Walked In , the first novel by award-winning poet Marisa de los Santos, is bursting with keen insight and beautifully rendered prose. Invoking classic movies to illuminate the mystery and wonder of love in all its permutations, Love Walked In is an uplifting debut that marks the entrance of an enchanting literary voice. "
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Format: Paperback / softback
(203mm x 134mm x 18mm)
New American Library
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
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Author Biography - Marisa De Los Santos
An award-winning poet, Marisa de los Santos currently teaches English at the University of Delaware. LoveWalked Inis her first novel. Her first collection of poems, From the Bones Out, was published by the University of South Carolina Press in 2000. Her poetry has appeared inPoetry, Southwest Review, Antioch Review, Prairie Schooner, andThe Virginia Quarterly Review."