By Jenni L. Walsh
One of Bookbub's "Biggest ancient Fictions Books popping out This Summer," from debut historic novelist Jenni L. Walsh--and simply in time for the fiftieth anniversary of the Oscar award-winning movie, Bonnie and Clyde--Becoming Bonnie is the untold tale of ways healthy Bonnelyn Parker grew to become 1/2 the notorious Bonnie and Clyde duo!
The summer time of 1927 could be the peak of the Roaring Twenties, yet Bonnelyn Parker is likely to belt out a church hymn than sling beverages at a bootleg juice joint. She’s a pointy woman with plans to beat her family's poverty, offer for herself, and perhaps sometime marry her boyfriend, Roy Thornton. but if Roy springs an offer on her, and monetary woes jeopardize her pursuits, Bonnelyn reveals salvation in an not likely position: Dallas's latest speakeasy, Doc's.
Living the lifetime of a moll at evening, Bonnie continues to be a healthy woman through day, engaged to Roy, attending institution, and dealing towards a gradual destiny. whilst Roy discovers her mystery existence, he embraces it—perhaps an excessive amount of, particularly by way of booze and gambling—she attempts to make the items healthy. might be she will have all of it: the yank Dream, the husband, and the intoxicating attract of jazz track. yet her life—like her country—is headed for a crash.
Bonnie Parker is ready to fulfill Clyde Barrow.
“A compelling account of a kingdom and a lifestyles in disarray—readers will suppose for Bonnelyn as she reveals herself scrabbling for survival in a global grew to become upside down.”—New York Times bestselling writer Lauren Willig
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Becoming Bonnie: A Novel by Jenni L. Walsh