McMillan’s novel Disappearing Acts follows Zora and Franklin who is having difficulty in their marriage. Zora is a beautiful teacher who married Franklin, a man who is always in between jobs. When Franklin starts to feel like he can’t provide for his family, he decides to seek solace from another woman. Although, Zora is relieved he is gone. She can’t help but to miss her husband. The two must decide if their love can overcome layoffs and faithfulness.