Monday, November 17, 2008
Nikki Leigh Interviews Susan Wingate about Bobby's Diner
Award-winning author, Susan Wingate is a novelist, poet and playwright with one short story collection and two novels published. Wingate's latest novel BOBBY'S DINER is currently available and her third novel will be released late in 2009. Wingate teaches writing and for hobbies she paints and, of course, reads. About Bobby's Diner - Georgette Carlisle explains a tale of events that lead up to this morning's funeral. Fifteen years earlier, searching for a place to call home, Georgette accepts a ride from a philandering trucker who offers to take her from a bus stop in Kingman, Arizona to Phoenix but she never makes it. After an abrupt stop along the highway, Georgette jumps out of the truck and heads off on foot until she comes to the small town of Sunnydale. The day Georgette first arrives in Sunnydale her life is empty. When she saunters into town she meets a married man, Bobby, who owns Bobby's Diner. After he leaves his wife, Vanessa, for Georgette, Bobby marries her. Fifteen years later, after Bobby has died, Georgette's life is about to change.