After his very successful tour,
is back for a second on Tour!
January 25-29, 2016
Release date: December 1, 2015
at New Vessel Press
Cecile, a stylish 47-year-old, has spent the weekend visiting her parents in a provincial town southeast of Paris. By early Monday morning, she’s exhausted. These trips back home are always stressful and she settles into a train compartment with an empty seat beside her. But it’s soon occupied by a man she instantly recognizes: Philippe Leduc, with whom she had a passionate affair that ended in her brutal humiliation 30 years ago. In the fraught hour and a half that ensues, their express train hurtles towards the French capital. Cécile and Philippe undertake their own face to face journey—In silence? What could they possibly say to one another?—with the reader gaining entrée to the most private of thoughts. This is a brilliant psychological thriller, a high-wire act of emotions on rails, about past romance, with all its pain and promise. [provided by the publisher]
IN THE NEW YORK TIMES
SUNDAY BOOK REVIEWS!
READ SOME AWESOME REVIEWS
DURING THE FIRST TOUR
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
was born in 1964 in Troyes, France
where he lives as an author and English teacher.
His novel The 6:41 to Paris
has been a bestseller in both France and Germany.
ABOUT THE TRANSLATOR
VIRTUAL BOOK TOUR SCHEDULE
Monday, January 25
Review at Svetlana’s Reads and Views
Wednesday, January 27
Review + Giveaway at An Accidental Blog
Thursday, January 28
Review + Excerpt + Giveaway at
Musings of a Writer & Unabashed Francophile
Friday, January 29
Review + Giveaway at Readerbuzz
You can enter the global giveaway here
or on any other book blogs participating in this tour.
Be sure to follow each participant on Twitter/Facebook,
they are listed in the entry form below.
Visit each blogger on the tour:
tweeting about the giveaway everyday
of the Tour will give you 5 extra entries each time!
[just follow the directions on the entry-form]
Global giveaway open to US residents only:
3 participants will each win a print copy of this book.