Author Luncheon with Jan-Philipp Sendker at The Grille on Laurel

Luncheon with Jan-Philipp Sendker, author of Whispering Shadows

(Atria / 37 Ink $25.99, due April 14)

Monday May 11 at 11:30 a.m.

Tickets are $50 for luncheon with book included. Cash bar available.

Register at Lake Forest Book Store at 847-234-4420

Join us and Jan-Philipp Sendker as he discusses his fascinating new novel.

The first in a suspenseful new trilogy by the internationally bestselling author of The Art of Hearing Heartbeats, this gripping story follows a retired expat journalist in contemporary China who tries to crack a murder case as he battles his own personal demons.
American expat Paul Leibovitz was once an ambitious advisor, dedicated father, and loving husband. But after living for nearly thirty years in Hong Kong, personal tragedy strikes and Paul's marriage unravels in the fallout.
Now Paul is living as a recluse on an outlying island of Hong Kong. When he makes a fleeting connection with Elizabeth, a distressed American woman on the verge of collapse, his life is thrown into turmoil. Less than twenty-four hours later, Elizabeth's son is found dead in Shenzhen, and Paul, invigorated by a newfound purpose, sets out to investigate the murder on his own.

 

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Fri, 05/01/2015 - 11:30am
Exmoor Country Club
Sat, 05/02/2015 - 9:30am
Lake Forest Book Store
Sun, 05/03/2015 - 1:00pm
Vernon Area Public Library District
Wed, 05/06/2015 - 6:30pm
Re-invent Fine Art Gallery and Studio
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 11:30am
The Grille on Laurel
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 7:00pm
Cook Park Library
Sat, 05/16/2015 - 5:30pm
Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods
Tue, 05/19/2015 - 6:30pm
Cellar Gate Wine Market
Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:00pm
Warren-Newport Public Library

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