What if you closed your eyes, blew out thecandles, and your wish came true?
Ellie Jerome is a young-at-heart seventy-five-year-old whofeels she has more in common with her twenty-nine-year-old granddaughter, Lucy,than her fifty-five-year-old daughter, Barbara. Ellie’s done everything she canto stay young, and the last thing she wants is to celebrate another birthday.So when she finds herself confronted with a cake full of candles, Ellie wishesmore than anything that she could be twenty-nine again, just for one day. Butwho expects a wish like that to come true?
29 is the story of three generations of women and howone magical day shakes up everything they know about each other. While Ellie findsthat the life of a twentysomething is not as carefree as she expected, thesheer joy of being young again prompts her to consider living her life allover. Does she dare stay young for more than this day, even if it means leavingeveryone she loves behind?
Fresh, funny, and delightful, 29 is an enchantingadventure about families, love, and the real lessons of youth.