Cindy Rizzo’s debut novel shares the story of three young women, each trying to find their way as they start their journey into adulthood. They meet at Adams University near Boston and spend as much time learning about each other as they do in class.
Robin Greene is an aspiring author from New York; edgy and mysterious she works hard at keeping that persona in place. Believing the distance she maintains from others allows her creativity to course through her veins.
Tracy Anderson has travelled from Durham, South Carolina, in a bid to spread her wings and experience life. Training to be a psychologist she struggles with the pressure not to be the southern blonde princess everyone expects her to be.
Robin and Tracy become unlikely friends, due in most part to Angie Antonelli, the best friend to both. A politics student enjoying University life and developing her own diplomatic solutions when dealing with Robin and Tracy.
Exception To The Rule is a wonderful, heart-warming story. Superbly written, with three-dimensional characters and a perfect supporting cast, making for a delightful, entertaining and engaging tale.
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