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C of I alum Christopher Farnsworth to read from his debut novel in Boise

2010. 06. 09.

College of Idaho alumnus and Idaho native Christopher Farnsworth will read excerpts from his newly released book, Blood Oath, at Boise's Barnes and Noble Bookstore, Saturday, June 12th from 2:00 to 3:00 pm.

Farnsworth, a former investigative journalist, has received favorable reviews for his debut novel. Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons, Blood Oath is the first book in a three-book series of political thrillers about a vampire sworn to protect the President. Farnsworth is already at work on the second book in the series.

To interview Mr. Farnsworth, please contact Megan Beatie from Goldberg McDuffie Communications at (818) 678-7288, or via e-mail at [email protected]

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