Around the Tiers: "Why Can't I Be You?"

By WBNG News

May 22, 2013 Updated May 27, 2013 at 4:46 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) Walking a mile in someone else's shoes with a new twist, that's the angle of Allie Larkin's new book. She came by the studio to talk about it.

In the follow-up to Stay, her "feel good debut novel" , Allie Larkin invites readers to share in her imaginative take on wishful thinking.

In "Why Can't I Be You?" Larkin imagines the old adage of walking a mile in someone else's shoes with a new twist; what if the other person's life is better than your own, and you could take their place?