The Accidental King of Clark Street

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"An evocative novel by veteran journalist Diane Dryden."--Jerry Jenkins

Who says love can’t bloom at a Laundromat?

 

Leon McKee believes his life is going nowhere. A widower at 50, he begins walking the streets of Chicago to fill the lonely hours.


Vivian manages the Band Box Cleaners & Laundry on

North Clark Street
. She’s accepted her dull life as what she expects to have at her age.


But could they both be wrong? When Leon answers an ad to be a night watchman at the Band Box Cleaners, their lives—and the neighborhood of

Clark Street
—are turned upside down.


The Accidental King of
Clark Street
,
set in the 1960s, proves that love can bloom the second time around. Or is it really the first time?