The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion

The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion

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Poland, 1909

Stanislaw is determined to escape the Russians and follow his brother to America, a land where anything seems possible.



Wisconsin, 1941

With all the men off to war, Fritzi and her sisters must learn men’s work -- from fixing flats to driving the tow truck. They add their own touches, too: neat little caps, short skirts and roller skates, and the All-Girl Filling Station is born. Their peace doesn’t last long though: skilled women are needed to fly planes for the war effort.



Alabama, 2005

Mrs Sookie Earle has just married off the last of her daughters and is looking forward to putting her feet up. But then one day a package arrives. Its contents knock Sookie sideways, propelling her back to the 1940s, and four irrepressible sisters whose wartime adventures force them to reimagine who they are, and what they are capable of.

Title:The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion
Edition Language:English
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  • Dianah

    Oh, it’s a happy day when there is a brand new Fannie Flagg novel! There is something so comforting and soothing about diving into her version of small town Alabama. Here she follows two families; t...

  • Liz Waters

    “The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion”, a novel by Fannie Flagg is, in my opinion, her best work since “Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Café”. This author can conjure up the...

  • Alondra Miller

    Woot-Woot!! Looks like I won this on the GoodReads giveaway!! This looks like a really fun book! :D4 Stars - for the past. The flashback portions of this sweet little novel, were funny, sad, and at ti...

  • Ang

    Listen, this was just not good. I don't know much about Fannie Flagg's publishing history, but I'm thinking she once was able to capture lightning in a bottle with the delightful and oh-so-lovable Fri...

  • Margitte

    From the same author of the popular book, as well as movie, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, comes this book of love and loss with women being the main characters. I was simply blown aw...

  • Nicole

    This was a really uneven book. The beginning was slow and too quirky for its own good. The middle was excellent and a few parts brought tears to my eyes (in a good way). The ending was predictable and...

  • KatieMc

    I watched more television in the 1970s than I care to admit to my book reading friends. It made an impression on me. I did not entirely understand everything that I watched, but sometimes I knew ther...

  • Nancy

    Readers of Fannie Flagg's novel Welcome to the World, Baby Girl! will no doubt remember Sookie Poole, loyal college roommate of TV morning show host Dena Nordstrom. Forty years later, the two are stil...

  • Tina

    This is a historical Fiction/Chick-Lit/Women's Fiction. I find all of Fannie's books has very developed characters, and all the characters are one of a kind. I loved this book so much, and I could not...

  • Michael

    It is said that life is full of surprises. For Sookie Poole who despite being seemingly a disappointment to her overbearing mother, Lenore Simmons Krackenberry, who has spent her life trying to mold S...