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By Carole Howard

From the skin, Ruth turns out to have all of it: a high-powered profession, satisfied marriage and relations. yet her internal Peace-Corps-Volunteer is hollering to be enable out.

When she bumps into Vivian, her long-lost buddy and previous hut-mate, she realizes how diversified she is from the individual she was and wonders if she’s misplaced a part of herself—the most sensible part—in her quest for “the excellent life.” Her inner tug of conflict gathers steam and knocks her doubtless excellent city lifestyles out of kilter.

As they try with their variations and take a look at to resurrect their friendship, the 2 girls realize—with humor and a growing to be respect—that they every one have strengths to give a contribution to a enterprise neither could have found on her personal, person who melds prior and current to form a thrilling and astounding future.

This modern literary novel toggles among flashback scenes in West Africa and current ones in big apple, because it chronicles the facility of the women’s friendship. The characters are concurrently memorable and down-to-earth, and readers start to suppose they’ve identified them for a very long time. They’re taken care of with affection, nuanced figuring out, and a hearty dose of wit. This fast paced, humorous, and sincere coming-of-middle age vintage playfully walks the road among humor and knowledge because it bargains with critical problems with mid-life and aging.

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