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INVITATION TO PROVENCE
Genre: Mainstream, General Mainstream Fiction
Adler's lyrical, romantic
So an all-expenses-paid invitation to Provence, France, to meet estranged family members, looks too good to pass up. Franny attends, accompanied by new friend ClareMarcus' wifewith whom she's bonded.
They arrive at a chateau and vineyard, where family matriarch Aunt Rafaella Marten and her colorful past reside. There's also Franny's cousin Alain, the black sheep of the family, who harbors ulterior motives. But most surprising is that Franny, once again, comes face to face with Jake, who's mysteriously tied to the Marten familyand its secrets, which Franny begins to uncover.
Captivating romance, picturesque landscapes, and charming characters fill the pages of this enthralling novel of women's fiction. The suspense involving Alain's evil nature adds intensity to this top-notch read. (Sep., 336 pp., $24.95)
Reviewed By: Sheri Melnick
Publisher: St. Martin's
Published: September 2004