"So what's it about?"
"Um...what's what about?"
"The story." He gesticulated wildly at the book. "Th-the novel. What's the plot?"
"Oh." She giggled. "It's not much, really. It's pretty simple. Just this young woman who decides to teach in Alaska for a year and winds up falling in love."
"With a handsome guy from town?"
"A handsome gal, actually, but close enough."