HardCover. Pub Date :2013-04-30 Pages: 352 Language: English Publisher: Ballantine Group From Lauren Graham. the beloved star of Gilmore Girls and Parenthood. comes a witty. charming. and hilariously relatable debut novel about a struggling young actress trying to get ahead-and keep it together-in New York City.It 's January 1995. and Franny Banks has just six months left of the three-year deadline she set for herself when she came to New York. dreaming of Broadway and doing important work. But all she has to show for her efforts so far is a part in an ad for ugly Christmas sweaters. and a gig waiting tables at a comedy club. Her roommates-her best friend Jane. and Dan. an aspiring sci- fi writer-are supportive. yet Franny knows a two-person fan club doesn't exactly count as success. Everyone tells her she needs a backup plan. and though she can almost picture moving back ho...