xviii, 392 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
A letter from the editor / by Carrie Feron -- Peter's speech at the celebration of the life for Dottie Frank -- Introduction / by Victoria Benton Frank. -- Bridesmaids / by Patti Callahan -- Summer of '79 / by Elin Hilderbrand -- Postcards from heaven / by Adriana Trigiani -- Mother and child reunion / by Mary Alice Monroe -- Lowcountry stew / by Cassandra King Conroy -- Dottie and me / by Mary Norris -- Making of a friendship / by Jacqueline Bouvier Lee -- Dottie: the sparkling comet / by Gervais Hagerty -- Essay and poetry / by Marjory Wentworth -- Essays and recipes / by Nathalie Dupree -- Essays / by Dorothea Benton Frank -- Afterword / by William Frank.
A group of bestselling authors pays tribute to legendary New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank and her literary legacy, capturing her unforgettable spirit, joy, and humor in stories of reunions and love.
Inspired by the title Dorothea Benton Frank had planned for her next book--Reunion Beach--close friends and colleagues pay tribute in stories and poems that celebrate Frank, a prolific author who had a love for the Lowcountry of her native South Carolina.