Lori Taylor is a top-notch bicycle mechanic and a smart woman with well-oiled charisma. And, she cannot read. Her best fried Mickey is long on literacy but comes up short in matters of love. The two friends enter into a pact that leads to dangerous emotional territory. But as they negotiate the rough ride of personal growth, the mutual dream that drives them begins to unravel... Working Parts is an exceptional novel that taps the essence of friendship and the potential unleashed when we face our most intense fears.