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Babycakes

Authors: Maupin, Armistead
Publisher: Harper Perennial
BISAC/Subject: FIC000000, FIC016000, FIC019000, FIC068000
ISBN: 9780062112576, Related ISBNs: 0062112570, 9780060924836, 9780062112576
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 336,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The fourth novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

When an ordinary househusband and his ambitious wife decide to start a family, they discover there’s more to making a baby than meets the eye. Help arrives in the form of a grieving gay neighbor, a visiting monarch, and the dashing young lieutenant who defects from her yacht. Bittersweet and profoundly affecting, Babycakes was the first piece of fiction to acknowledge the arrival of AIDS.

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