At a glance, the characters in The Whole of the Moon are related predominately by geography, if anything. The novel’s six narratives span 50-some years, and they’re all set along Route 66 in Southern California. They don’t interlock, exactly, but the stories seem to dance around one another.
There’s the Actor, a modern-day man aiming…
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