Daniel Goldin, proprietor of Boswell Book Company in Milwaukee (and an excellent blogger) mentioned The Supremes in an informative post on books connected to Indiana: If we're talking sweet, you should add a novel from last year, now out in paperback, which I really enjoyed, The Supremes at Earl's... You can read his post, along with descriptions of other interesting Indiana-related books if you click here!
The Fayetteville Observer in North Carolina reviewed the book on Monday (there are plot-spoilers, so you might not want to see this review if you haven't finished the book): ...another theme of the novel is people getting second chances...Odette, Clarice, and Barbara Jean return to the diner realizing that even after forty years, the Supremes have more living to do... Click here to read the full review.
Leaping to the other end of the U.S., The Portland Book Review provided their "take" on The Supremes this week: The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat is a beautiful story about the importance of female friendship. Get to know these dynamic women as they tackle first-love, marriage, motherhood, infidelity, heartbreak, racism, loss and redemption, all with the support of their very best friends. You can tackle their review if you click here!
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