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Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
by Fannie Flagg

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Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg Overview

It's first the story of two women in the 1980s, of gray-headed Mrs. Threadgoode telling her life story to Evelyn, who is in the sad slump of middle age. The tale she tells is also of two women -- of the irrepressibly daredevilish tomboy Idgie and her friend Ruth, who back in the thirties ran a little place in Whistle Stop, Alabama, a Southern kind of Cafe Wobegon offering It's first the story of two women in the 1980s, of gray-headed Mrs. Threadgoode telling her life story to Evelyn, who is in the sad slump of middle age. The tale she tells is also of two women -- of the irrepressibly daredevilish tomboy Idgie and her friend Ruth, who back in the thirties ran a little place in Whistle Stop, Alabama, a Southern kind of Cafe Wobegon offering good barbecue and good coffee and all kinds of love and laughter, even an occasional murder.

Fannie Flagg

About Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe Description

Fannie Flagg began writing and producing television specials at age nineteen and went on to distinguish herself as an actress and writer in television, films, and the theater. She is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe (which was produced by Universal Pictures as Fried Green Tomatoes), Welcome to the World, Baby G

Data Book Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe

Original Title Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe ISBN 0375508414 (ISBN13: 9780375508417 ) Edition Language English Characters Ruth, Mrs. Ninny Threadgoode, Evelyn Couch, Idgie setting Davenport, Iowa, 1929 (United States) Troutville, Alabama (United States) Birmingham, Alabama (United States) …more Whistle Stop, Alabama (United States) Alabama (United States) …less Literary Awards Alabama Author Award - Fiction (1989) (97)