|About the Book|
Everyone said Lou and Renatas marriage would burn itself out. A summer-stock romance between a playwright and an actress? Itll fail by November, everyone said, placing their bets during the whirlwind October ceremony.In Tricia Bauers vivid and perceptive second novel, Lou and Renata make an effort to survive through New Englands cold winters, the hardscrabble times of their early marriage, and each others failures. But it is their shot at success that may finally prove their family and friends right- Lou and Renatas toughest challenge just might be the heady possibility of Hollywood.Written with humor, honesty, and real emotion, Hollywood & Hardwood is an intense exploration of a couples commitment, ambition, and love.