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Super host: a novel

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"Bennett Driscoll is a Turner Prize-nominated artist who was once a rising star. Now, at age fifty-five, his wife has left him, he hasn't sold a painting in two years, and his gallery wants to stop selling his work, claiming they'll have more value retrospectively...when he's dead. So, left with a large West London home and no income, he's forced to move into his artist's studio in the back garden and list his house on the popular vacation rental site, AirBed. A stranger now in his own home, with his daughter, Mia, off at art school, and any new relationships fizzling out at best, Bennett struggles to find purpose in his day-to-day. That all changes when three different guests--lonely American Alicia; tortured artist Emma; and cautiously optimistic divorcee Kirstie--unwittingly unlock the pieces of himself that have been lost to him for too long. Warm, witty, and utterly humane, Super Host offers a captivating portrait of middle age, relationships, and what it truly means to take a new chance at life"--
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subject_facetArtists -- Fiction
Divorced men -- Fiction
Hospitality industry -- Fiction
London (England) -- Fiction
Love stories
Middle age -- Fiction
Romance fiction
title_displaySuper host : a novel
title_fullSuper Host
Super host : a novel / Kate Russo
title_shortSuper host
title_suba novel
topic_facetArtists
Divorced men
Fiction
Hospitality industry
Literature
Middle age