Barbara Nolan dreams of studying at the Culinary Institute of America upon leaving the Army. Seems completely reasonable, right? Life unfortunately has other twisted plans for her. Once home, she finds the family restaurant is on the brink of bankruptcy.
Pushing up her sleeves and grabbing the problem by the meatballs, she decides to enter the world of barbecue competitions in order to win the desperately needed money.
Armed — hampered? — with her smart-mouth brother and her slutty best friend, Team Barbie Cute will find rivalry, romance, and the ever sensual foodgasm on the way to Kansas City and the American Royal Invitational.
This Barbie Cute novella is a comedy of table manners! 31,000 words.