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The GQ Candidate: A Novel

3.5  ·  Rating details ·  8 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews

After a sex scandal brings down a local politician, Luke Cooper finds himself catapulted into the Michigan Governor’s mansion, making him one of the few black and—by virtue of adoption—Jewish elected officials to hold such an office. His national celebrity is increased when he heroically saves the life of an avowed racist, and his good looks and charm earn him the nickname
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ebook, 384 pages
Published July 5th 2011 by Atria Books
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Dana
Apr 30, 2014 rated it it was ok
Had the potential to be a good book but somehow it became ratchet and about about ex-girlfriends and how ghetto people act instead of about African-American politicians. Also didn't like the non-ending ending.
Aumarie
Nov 28, 2011 rated it liked it
Very funny in some parts, though the back half of the book dragged a bit. Overall, enjoyed the insiders perspective on the campaign trail.
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