It ended the way it began.
When he was growing up New Orleans, Pat Guidry hung out with Art and Aaron Neville, two of the city’s most famous band of brothers.
At one time, Asleep at the Wheel’s steel guitar player Eddie Rivers was a correctional officer in Wisconsin. He worked as a prison guard during the day, and played Western Swing music at night and on the weekends.
When Sarah Lucas’ beloved husband, Charles, dies after an accident in the woods near their home in rural Vermont, the 75-year-old woman’s life is turned completely inside out.
In “Every Last Cuckoo,” her first novel for Algonquin Books, author Kate Maloy tells Sarah’s story. It’s a brilliant, well-written novel, and I was sad when I turned the last page. Sarah is the kind of woman I want to be.