Yankee Doodle Dixie

A Novel

Dixie Series (Volume 2)

Lisa Patton

St. Martin's Griffin/Thomas Dunne Books

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A charmingly funny testament to second chances in life and love from the acclaimed author of Whistlin’ Dixie in a Nor’easter

Lisa Patton won the hearts of readers last year, her book Whistlin’ Dixie in a Nor’easter became a sleeper-success. Building on a smashing debut, Lisa’s poised to go to the next level—because whether in Vermont snow or in Memphis heat, Dixie heroine Leelee Satterfield is never too far from misadventure, calamity...and ultimately, love.

Having watched her life turn into a nor’easter, 34-year-old Leelee Satterfield is back home in the South, ready to pick back up where she left off. But that’s a task easier said then done…Leelee’s a single mom, still dreaming of the Vermonter who stole her heart, and accompanied by her three best friends who pepper her with advice, nudging and peach daiquiris, Leelee opens another restaurant and learns she has to prove herself yet again. Filled with heart and humor, women’s fiction fans will delight in Yankee Doodle Dixie.

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YANKEE DOODLE DIXIE (Chapter One)

It doesn’t take a wizard to figure out the last thing a girl should do is go running hundreds of miles away from home to Vermont just because a man asks her to do so. It also doesn’t take a pretty girl with pigtails and a pooch named Toto to tell you that there is absolutely, positively, no place like home.

Just thinking about wizards and terriers makes me wish I were Dorothy—sleepily opening my eyes to Auntie Em placing a cold rag on my forehead. In my case it would be Kissie sitting at my bedside with a jumbo cold compress.

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Lisa Patton

LISA PATTON is a Memphis, Tennessee native who spent three years as a Vermont innkeeper until three sub-zero winters drove her back down South. A former promotion director for both radio and TV in Memphis, Lisa also worked as a manager of the Historic Orpheum Theatre. She has over 20 years’ experience working in the music and entertainment business, including several years with five-time Grammy Award winner, Michael McDonald. A graduate of the University of Alabama, Lisa guides walking tours of Historic Downtown Franklin, her hometown in Tennessee. Currently at work on her third novel, Lisa is the proud mother of two sons and a little Havanese puppy dog named Rosie. To learn more about her, you can visit Lisa’s Web site.

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Yankee Doodle Dixie
A Novel
Lisa Patton

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin/Thomas Dunne Books
August 2012
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781250007476
ISBN10: 125000747X
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 304 pages
$15.99

Hardcover

Hardcover
St. Martin's Press
Thomas Dunne Books
September 2011
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780312556938
ISBN10: 0312556934
6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches, 304 pages
$24.99

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St. Martin's Press
Thomas Dunne Books
September 2011
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429990448
ISBN10: 1429990449
304 pages
$9.99
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