Too bad Steve will have to miss this; Richard Russo is one of his favorite writers. From the Politics & Prose newsletter:
Wednesday, August 12, 7 p.m.
That Old Cape Magic
Griffin, in mid-middle-age, has achieved everything he envisioned for himself and his wife. Driving to the Cape for a wedding, he revisits the site of his honeymoon and his happy childhood summers. A year later, everything has changed. The latest novel from the award-winning writer is another masterpiece of storytelling.
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(If I were a truly good wife, I guess I’d order a signed copy of the book for him, huh?)