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Another Place You've Never Been: A Novel by Rebecca Kauffman

By Rebecca Kauffman

Most folks have skilled what it’s wish to understand what anyone goes to assert correct earlier than they are saying it. or even you've been stunned through the irrefutable phenomena of accident, while your lifestyles intersects with another’s within the impossible manner. In gripping prose marked via stark simplicity, one other position You’ve by no means Been by way of debut novelist Rebecca Kauffman explores the intersection of human adventure amidst the trivia of daily life.

In her mid-thirties and dwelling in Buffalo, long island (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 occupation that will utilize her inventive abilities. Tracy’s lifestyles is explored not just even though her personal own standpoint, but additionally in the course of the viewpoints of alternative characters, in which Tracy may perhaps merely make a peripheral visual appeal or maybe emerge at diverse classes in her life.

Kauffman subtly exposes the lives of those characters—alongside the presences of spiritually mysterious local American figures that seem throughout—and progressively unearths the real reasons of either as their paths intersect.

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