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Giveaway: An Unexpected Guest - Anne Korkeakivi

Clare Moorhouse, the American wife of a high-ranking diplomat in Paris, is arranging an official dinner crucial to her husband's career. As she shops for fresh stalks of asparagus and works out the menu and seating arrangements, her day is complicated by the unexpected arrival of her son and a random encounter with a Turkish man, whom she discovers is a suspected terrorist. More unnerving is a recurring face in the crowd, one that belonged to another, darker era of her life. One she never expected to see again. But it can't be him--he's been dead for 20 years....
Like Virginia Woolf did in Mrs. Dalloway, Anne Korkeakivi brilliantly weaves the complexities of an age into an act as deceptively simple as hosting a dinner party.


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  1. Would love to read this book

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  2. Interesting plot. I love the setting being in Europe.

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  3. This is one fascinating book!

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  4. Sounds intriguing, and no doubt pretty well-written. Count me in to try to win a copy. Thanks

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  5. Looks interesting. Thanks for the giveaway.
    mtakala1 AT yahoo DOT com

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  6. The book sounds like a great read.
    Thanks for the chance.
    :)Jeanne B.T.

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  7. Oh the intrigue! I definitely want to read this.

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  8. Oh the intrigue! I definitely want to read this.

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  9. Sounds like a very interesting book. I really like that the character of Clare sees someone from her past that she believes dead for twenty years. Makes for a great read. Thanks for having this giveaway.
    ayancey(at)dishmail(dot)net

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  10. Sounds interesting. And I do love the Paris setting.

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  11. Sound interesting...never read Woolf but this would be a good starting point :)

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  12. this looks really good. cant wait to read it.

    kmichellec87(at)yahoo(dot)com

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