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Bailey"s cafe

Gloria Naylor

Bailey"s cafe

by Gloria Naylor

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Published by G.K. Hall in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Restaurants -- Fiction,
  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGloria Naylor.
    SeriesG.K. Hall large print book series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3564.A895 B3 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination327 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1401925M
    ISBN 100816157200
    LC Control Number93009846

    bailey's cafe User Review - Kirkus Here, Naylor's limbo, peopled by tortured beings ``at the hopeless crossroads of [their] lives,'' is a darkly lyrical, both sad and warming, psychic way-station—an American backstreet cafe with 4/5(4). Bailey’s Cafe is a collection of deeply moving personal stories from (mainly) women deeply scared by Gloria Naylor reveals an extraordinary ability to imagine, create and relate the stories of half dozen people nearly destroyed by their pasts, yet getting some glimmer of hope in Eve’s boarding house, arrived at via Bailey’s ’s characters are desperately seeking.

    Get this from a library! Bailey's Cafe: a Novel.. [Gloria Naylor] -- A "moving and memorable" novel about a cafe where everyone has a story to tell from the award-winning author of The Women of Brewster Place (The Boston Globe). In post-World War II Brooklyn, on a. Bailey's Country Cookin' - Main St, Melbourne, Arkansas - Rated based on Reviews "My husband and I went on a weekend trip to /5().

      Bailey’s story gives you a very intriguing perspective of Bailey the dog which you just can’t get enough of. I think this book has a the most Bailey’s story by W. Bruce Cameron is an amazing book. this book features a compelling story of a dog and his boy/5. Book now at Bailey Restaurant and Bar in New York, NY. Explore menu, see photos and read reviews: "Great place for a business lunch or to gather with co-workers after work for a quick drink. Nicer than your average pub, with better food."/5().


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Bailey's Cafe by Gloria Naylor is a novel by award-winning American author Gloria Naylor. The novel consists of a loosely intertwined group of stories, all told in first person, about the owners and patrons of Bailey's Cafe, an apparently supernatural establishment,4/5. I think Bailey's Cafe is an all-around metaphor for a safe place to simply be.

Naylor's book is an intriguing, brilliant novel that successfully brings these people, conflicts and attitudes that existed not only during those years ago decades, but which also prevail today, approaching Cited by: I think Bailey's Cafe is an all-around metaphor for a safe place to simply be.

Naylor's book is an intriguing, brilliant novel that successfully brings these people, conflicts and attitudes that existed not only during those years ago decades, but which also prevail today, approaching /5(60).

Set in a diner where the food isn't very good and the ambience veers between heaven and hell, this bestselling novel from the author of Mama Day and The Women of Brewster Place is a feast for the senses and the spirit.

"A virtuoso orchestration of survival, suffering, courage and humor."--New York Times Book Review/5(11). Bailey (not his real name), who runs the cafe with his tough, silent partner Nadine, offers a few autobiographical " tidbits" and knows he's at the grill for the same reason the cafe's customers come in from everywhere.

These are people on the edge who need a space to " take a breather." These are the hurt, the deeply wounded. Description of the book "Bailey's Cafe": Set in a diner where the food isn't very good and the ambience veers between heaven and hell, this bestselling novel from the author of Mama Day and The Women of Brewster Place is a feast for the senses and the spirit.

Bailey’s Books was created during the publishing of Southern Grown, the autobiography of Dora Davidson who grew up as a sharecropper’s child in North was the first elder who sat with our youth theater troupe and told her story over an over as the troupe grappled with recreating her life as improvisational theater.

Bailey works at the cafe and isn't named in the story. He's referred to from the name of the business.

He fought in World War II and was extremely traumatized by the experience. When he couldn't. Bailey's Cafe is about a cafe where people with problems come to deal with what's going on in their lives.

It's not a stationary location; rather, it appears where it's needed and when it's needed. A self-professed curmudgeon, the Bailey, whose eatery gives Naylor's (The Women of Brewster Place) powerful, evocative new novel its title, serves up lousy coffee and greasy food at that crossroads.

BAILEY'S CAFE. By Gloria Naylor. pages New York: Vintage Contemporaries, ISBN# Comments by Bob Corbett September See comments at end from internet responder. BAILEY’S CAFÉ is a collection of deeply moving personal.

Bailey's Cafe is full of life and change. The one constant in life is change and the characters of this book have gone through several changes. This book depicts very honest descriptive portrals of each character and no one character is alike or even simular.

Over the past seven years, I have read the book twice, it is a very easy by: Bailey's Courtyard Cafe' - E Howard Street, Hibbing, Minnesota - Rated 5 based on 53 Reviews "Amazing food, Stuffed Hash browns are a must 5/5(65).

bailey's cafe - naylor, gloria - new paperback book. Additional Information from Movie Mars Product Description Moving with the rhythm and grace of the blues, the evocative and poignant stories of the wounded and exiled denizens of a s diner capture the pathos, power, and humor of the human spirit.4/5(K).

Bailey’s Café is a Brooklyn-based, (c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to providing creative and collaborative environments to communities across New York City. We create these types of environments through partnerships with local leaders and inter-generational volunteers, all focused on community-building through service and the arts.

Bailey's Cafe by Gloria Naylor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Baileys Cafe - AbeBooks Passion. Bailey's Cafe This is a wonderfully told stories within a story that takes one on a journey through the turn of the century.

I loved it --a very visual narrative. Each individual story as rich, sad,and deep as the one that came before. Naylor has captivated me just as she'd done with The Women of Brewster Place. About Bailey’s Cafe. Set in a diner where the food isn’t very good and the ambience veers between heaven and hell, this bestselling novel from the author of Mama Day and The Women of Brewster Place is a feast for the senses and the spirit.

"A virtuoso orchestration of survival, suffering, courage and humor."–New York Times Book Review. Bailey’s Cafe is a sleazy little dive on the edge of nowhere, run by a guy who answers to the name of Baile wife, Nadine. They specialize in bad food and lost hopes, catering to a series of vividly Author: Martha Southgate.

APPLE BOOKS REVIEW. We fell hard for Gloria Naylor while reading her first novel, the Oprah-approved The Women of Brewster Place, but the heartbreaking magic realism of Bailey’s Cafe makes it her most haunting work.

These interconnected short stories, set in a small diner in a predominately black neighborhood, create an inspiring and even spiritual sense of uplift/5(4). I think Bailey's Cafe is an all-around metaphor for a safe place to simply be. Ms. Naylor's book is an intriguing, brilliant novel that successfully brings these people, conflicts and attitudes that existed not only during those years ago decades, but which also prevail today, approaching /5(70).Bailey's Cafe by Gloria Naylor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Bailey's is a cute pub/cafe located in downtown Saratoga.

It seems like a great place to grab a drink, otherwise the food and the service is just okay. I ordered the house salad, which had pecans and 3/5(78).