(From the publisher):
From the publisher
Langsdale U. poster girl for diversity Veronica Williams just lost out on a coveted summer teaching position. Instead, this West Coast transplant finds herself spending her nights at a factory job and her days in search of her writer's voice — until she meets a brother not of the fraternal kind, which is hard to do in this white-bread, ivory tower town.
Brooklynite Doris Weatherall hadn't expected this kind of turbulence when she landed that sought-after summer teaching spot — but then she met her class of surly high school seniors prepping for freshman year. Her love life isn't exactly a smooth ride, either — somehow her East Coast sophistication has gotten her involved with an ambiguously gay professor, and a tie-dye-wearing, free-loving computer techie. Were it not for fellow misfit and best friend Ronnie, navigating campus life in the Midwest would be more fiasco than fun.
Two friends pursuing two degrees amid county fairs and a fairly country setting find that their education is about to take a decidedly book-free, non-researched turn.…
Original title: Flyover States
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Women's Fiction→ Chick Lit