Tropic of California: The Strains of Strauss

Savant Books and Publications
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Join definitive tragic character Alan Strauss on a rapidly unfolding satirical romp through glitzy Southern California. This twenty seven year-old divorced ex-shoe salesman and life survivor, temporarily down on his luck, is suddenly lifted up to a high corporate position and offered riches beyond belief. Yet through a stunning twist of fate, Alan learns the true meaning of love and friendship. "Tropic of California" is an entertaining, humorous, and romantic (yes, romantic) look at the human condition - a heartfelt story of one man's courageous journey to wisdom, happiness, and, ultimately, the ever-elusive good life.
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About the author

Contemporary satirist and native Californian R. Page Kaufman was born, raised and schooled in Los Angeles. His experience as a psychotherapist gives him unique insight into both the humorous and tragic side of the human condition and its various interesting manifestations within the Southern California Lifestyle. Author of numerous socio-political essays, he is particularly interested in human communication and love relationships. He is currently living in New Mexico, in his words, "taking a well-earned break from the L. A. freeways."

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Publisher
Savant Books and Publications
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Published on
Aug 2009
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Pages
294
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ISBN
9781441482501
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Cultural Heritage
Fiction / Fantasy / Urban
Fiction / Romance / Romantic Comedy
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This content is DRM protected.
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