Prologue: "Dreaming in Chocolate" by Susan Bishop Crispell
PROLOGUE NOW STARTS AT NOON
Monday, April 9th
The MC Erny Gallery
On Monday, April 9th, at NOON (Note Time Change) in the MC Erny Gallery, we will sit down to discuss Dreaming in Chocolate with the author, Susan Bishop Crispell, and Ben Steelman of Wilmington's StarNews.
About the Author
Author of The Secret Ingredient of Wishes and Dreaming in Chocolate, Susan Bishop Crispell is "the kind of writer who lives for the imaginative spark that introduces me to a new character or story idea that pushes me to turn everyday life into something magical." A graduate from UNCW's M.F.A. in Creative Writing program, Crispell lives near Wilmington with her husband.
About Dreaming in Chocolate
A story of love, hot chocolate, and one little girl's wish for her mother that will make your heart melt. With an endless supply of magical gifts and recipes from the hot chocolate café Penelope Dalton runs alongside her mother, she is able to give her daughter almost everything she wants. The one sticking point is Ella’s latest request: get a dad. And not just any dad. Ella has her sights set on Noah Gregory, her biological father who’s back in town for a few months – and as charming as ever. Noah broke Penelope’s heart years ago, but now part of her wonders if she made the right decision to keep the truth of their daughter from him. The other, more practical part, is determined to protect Ella from the same heartbreak. Now Penelope must give in to her fate or face a future of regrets.