Why Join?

  • Add New Books

  • Write a Review

  • Backpack Reading Lists

  • Monthly Newsletter

Join Now

Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe

Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe

Author(s): Fannie Flagg

Location(s): Alabama

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): 1930s



Buy Now

Set in the Great Depression and told retrospecitvely from the 1980s. Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamison have opened the Whistle Stop Cafe, and the small town in Alabama became a home form home. You could get eggs, grits, bacon, ham, coffee and a smile for 25 cents. Ruth was just the and Idgie was a real character but how anybody could have thought she murdered that man ……

Review this Book

To review this book, please

Log in

Book Reviews

Lead Review

Flagg writes from the heart – you can tell – her portrait of the people, the land and the area is terrific. – Leslie Reader Myrtle

Read review

Join TripFiction and take part in our weekly GIVEAWAYS!

Other benefits of membership include:

   Receiving an entertaining monthly newsletter

   Adding new books to the site

   Reviewing books you have read