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Book Report: Bubbling alcohol picks the king

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As the TV announcer used to say, "How would you like to be queen for a day? Or even longer, or maybe even king?"

That's the spot Peggielene Bartels found herself in 2008. Now she and co-author Eleanore Herman have recorded the experience in "King Peggy" (Doubleday, $25.95).

Bartels was born in Ghana, went to catering school in London, and ended up as a secretary in the Ghanian Embassy in Washington D.C.

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