A fiercely ambitious TV talk show host finds she must choose between national stardom in New York and a husband and child in San Francisco. Caught in the middle is their longtime friend, a gay man whose own future is even more uncertain. Wistful and compassionate, yet subversively funny, Sure of You could only come from Armistead Maupin.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
The author brings "Tales of the City" to a conclusion, as the former tenants of 28 Barbary Lane take up the challenge of the 1990s. The previous novels in the series are: "Tales of the City", "More Tales of the City", "Further Tales of the City", "Babycakes" and "Significant Others".About the Author:
Armistead Maupin was born in Washington, D.C. in 1944 but was brought up in Raleigh, North Carolina. A graduate of the University of North Carolina, he served as a naval officer in Vietnam before moving to California in 1971 as a reporter for the Associated Press. In 1976 he launched his daily newspaper serial, Tales of the City, in the San Francisco Chronicle. The first fiction to appear in an American daily for decades, Tales grew into an international sensation when compiled and rewritten as novels. Maupin's six-volume Tales of the City sequence - Tales of the City, More Tales of the City, Further Tales of the City, Babycakes, Significant Others and Sure of You - are now multi-million bestsellers published around the world. He is also the author of two other bestselling novels, Maybe the Moon and The Night Listener, which was recently made into a film starring Robin Williams and Toni Collette. He lives in San Francisco, California. Official Author Web Site: www.ArmisteadMaupin.com
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description HarperPerennial. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0060920335 New Condition. Crisp pages and tight binding . Slight shelf wear on dust jacket/cover. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1000220
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800609203331.0
Book Description HarperPerennial, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060920335