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R.L. Prendergast

Dinner with Lisa

“(A) gifted writer has penned a powerful book set in the bleakness of the Great Depression.”
— Red Deer Express

“R. L. Prendergast’s Dinner with Lisa gave me a new appreciation for my own family’s Depression era history. So much so that I put it on my dad’s Christmas list. It’s that good.”
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Dinner with Lisa, was a riveting story.”
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“I loved this book.”
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“I laughed and cried… Rod’s ability to bring the economical hardships and the plight of the people to life is remarkable.”
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“I enjoyed (Dinner with Lisa) thoroughly and would recommend it to anyone who enjoys books that take place during the Depression.”
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“I always say that a good novel makes you feel that you are watching the events unfold right before you, almost like a movie. R.L. Prendergast manages to achieve this with stunning accuracy and detail.”
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“Prendergast writes in a style of a classic.”
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“R. L. Prendergast captures the history and landscape in vivid prose with a dash of humor.”
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“The author brilliantly paints a vivid image of the character’s surroundings as well as their inner thoughts.”
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“The story is perfectly paced, filled with many twists and turns. I highly recommend this one; I really enjoyed each and every page.”
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Dinner with Lisa is a story filled with characters and well-researched historical details I won’t soon forget!”
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“The book details Gaston’s heartbreaking struggles, but also highlights the sense of humour and camaraderie that kept people going.”
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“I read this novel in one sitting, I was glued from beginning to end and would highly recommend it to everyone!”
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Dinner with Lisa is about trials and transitions and hope. Prendergast tells it well.”
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Dinner with Lisa (cover)