By Rebecca Kauffman
In her mid-thirties and dwelling in Buffalo, manhattan (where she is initially from), Tracy spends such a lot days on the eating place the place she works as a hostess, regardless of her aspirations of a profession that may utilize her inventive skills. Tracy’s lifestyles is explored not just although her personal own perspective, but additionally in the course of the viewpoints of alternative characters, in which Tracy could basically make a peripheral visual appeal or perhaps emerge at diverse sessions in her life.
Kauffman subtly exposes the lives of those charactersalongside the presences of spiritually mysterious local American figures that seem throughoutand steadily unearths the genuine reasons of either as their paths intersect.
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Another Place You've Never Been: A Novel by Rebecca Kauffman