Unformatted text preview: doubts she will find an African-American in the conservative section of the Hoosier state, also known as Indiana, while Doris sees her poetry professor in a romantic way, although he is allegedly gay. These two independent intelligent women turn to one another to survive their self imposed cast out in the Midwest. This is more a character study than a chick lit tale though readers get the chick lit viewpoint from the coastal females. The story line centers on two individuals coming from opposite poles converging in the locality like fish out of water. Ronnie and Doris become friends as they share ideals while feeling isolated on the campus....
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- Fall '08
- English, Midwestern United States, Ronnie, Christie Fountain Ms., coastal females, chick lit tale