By Benjamin Lytal
The first days of summer time: Jim Praley is home from university, able to unencumber Tulsa's secrets and techniques. He drives the highways. He forces himself to get out of his vehicle and stroll right into a bar. he is invited to a celebration. And there he meets Adrienne Booker; Adrienne principles Tulsa, in her way. A high-school dropout with a penthouse condo, she takes a curious curiosity in Jim. via her eyes, he'll rediscover his hometown: its wasted sprawl, the wonderful thing about its past due nights, and, on the city's heart, the awake mild of its skyscrapers.
In the culture of Michael Chabon's The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, A Map of Tulsa is elegiac, swish, and as a lot a narrative approximately younger love because it is a love letter to a vintage American city.
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A Map of Tulsa: A Novel by Benjamin Lytal