"There are no miracles," says Rita . Miracles are simply misunderstandings. Or worse, cons." The Lion Is In Tracee is a runaway bride and kleptomaniac.
Lanas an audacious beauty, a recovering alcoholic. Rita is a holy-roller ministers wife, desperate to escape her marriage. One warm summers night, these three women go on the lam together.
Their car breaks down on a rural highway in North Carolina and theyre forced to seek shelter in a seemingly abandoned nightclub. Which is where they meet Marcel. And soon everything changes.
Marcel, you see, is a lion. Written with the deftness, humor, and sparkling wit that mark her books, plays, and movies, Delia Ephrons The Lion Is In is an unforgettable story of friendship, courage, loveand learning to salsa with the king of the jungle.