By Leah Greenblatt
Updated September 28, 2007 04:00 AM

This debut follows Tessa King, a single thirtysomething, and her married-with-children friends.

Source of Angst
Tessa’s oldest godson is turning into a delinquent teen. Her youngest, twin baby boys, are saddled with a cokehead dad. And another beloved couple fail to produce the child — and godchild for Tess — they all desperately want.

Despite some slapsticky misunderstandings, Carrie Adams keeps The Godmother fresh and gratifyingly untidy. A-