Set in the 1980s, when Bill Clinton was goverr of Arkansas, this Flaggesque exploration of Southern characters is filled with plot twists, character surprises, New Orleans parties and true love. The second volume in the Peavine Chronicles Series, Hankins undergirds the narrative with a whimsical spirituality and delivers belly-laugh reading enjoyment with an afterglow.
Jane F. Hankinswas one of 10 Arkansas women artists chosen to participate in a show at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. The juror was New York Times art critic Grace Glueck, who purchased one of the Jane s sculptures and offered her a bit of wisdom. Honey, she said in all seriousness, it can be funny and it s still art ! Jane resides in Little Rock with her husband of 41 years, local TV news anchor and former radio DJ, Craig O Neill.