Take the long way home...
Full of big dreams of the fast life, Tallie Beck hit the
road at the age of seventeen to become a rock 'n roll star—
and vowed never to look back. Now, at thirty-four, she's
little more than a down-and-out singer who smokes and
drinks too much and knows better than to make promises you
can't keep. Dumped by her latest band and low on cash,
Tallie has no choice but to go back to Denver. Back to her
crazy mother, and her resentful younger sister, Jane, who's
never forgiven her for leaving...
But seeing her family again after all these years stirs
something unexpected in Tallie. And after so many miles on
that long, exhilarating, scary—and often lonely—road, she's
looking back to trace some wrong turns, and figure out the
way to where she really wants to go...
From an authentic new voice in fiction, and written with a
sharp understanding of both family conflict and family
love, Riding with the Queen is a story of running
away, running on empty...and finally, learning to run your