A veteran waiter is set adrift when his café closes its doors.
About the Author
Dominique Fabre is the author of 6 novels. He won the Marcel Pagnol Prize for "Fantômes" in 2001. "The Waitress was New" is his first book to appear in English. Jordan Stump is the noted translator of modern French novelists, including Marie Redonnet and Eric Chevillard. He won the French American Foundation's Translation Prize for his translation of Le Jardin des Plantes by Nobel Prize winner Claude Simon. He is an associate professor of French at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.