BARBARA QUINN, BRUCE, &
THE BRADLEY BEACH BOARDWALK
Barbara Quinn loves the Big Bs: Bruce [Springsteen], baked goods from Del Ponte's, and the Bradley Beach Boardwalk.
Her past includes practicing law, working as an editor and reporter, founding a literary e-zine, and listening to a lot of rock 'n roll.
She loves poking around Bradley Beach, Asbury Park, and Anna Maria Island (when she heads south).
She appreciates good cake art and the love of rescued animals.
The Summer Springsteen's Songs Saved Me tells Sofia's story of catching her husband cheating, getting sucked into nursing him through a heart attack, starting a new chapter of her life on Bradley Beach, adopting a bewitching and pungent (if not majestic) canine queen, and finding love in the younger single dad next door. It's about fresh starts and timeless music, with the Boss's discography providing the soundtrack for Sofia's reconstruction of herself, her goals, and