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An insight into the American Dream: Table for Two, by Amor Towles, reviewed

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22 June 2024

9:00 AM

22 June 2024

9:00 AM

Table for Two Amor Towles

Hutchinson Heinemann, pp.480, 18.99

Amor Towles was a Wall Street banker before he published his first novel, Rules of Civility, in 2011, at the age of 46. Since then, his books have sold six million copies, and the second, A Gentleman in Moscow (2016), has been made into a Paramount + series starring Ewan McGregor.

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