Books by Mississippi Writers 1996-2010
A Novel by Shirley Jean Johnson Writers Club Press (Paperback, $13.95, ISBN: 0595188117, 7/2001) New Orleans Style tells the tale of a young woman lost and her children's fast-paced lives in New Orleans, making their own destiny. When a young white woman is attacked and left for dead, the older black woman who finds her becomes her guardian angel. It is she who raises the women's twin newborns; one dark and one very light skinned. Their journey through the streets and culture of New Orleans is met with occurrences good and very bad. One that is so evil, everyone's life is changed by it. When Vicy and her brother Tori vow revenge, it becomes a life-long endeavor, one that makes them very rich and very powerful; not only in New Orleans but all over the world!