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Karin Tanabe

Biography

Karin Tanabe

Karin Tanabe is the author of over half a dozen novels, including A WOMAN OF INTELLIGENCE and THE GILDED YEARS (soon to be a major motion picture, produced by Hello Sunshine/Reese Witherspoon). A former Politico reporter, her writing has also appeared in The Washington Post, Miami Herald, Chicago Tribune and Newsday. She has appeared as a celebrity and politics expert on "Entertainment Tonight," CNN and "CBS Early Show." Karin is a graduate of Vassar College and lives in Washington, D.C.

Karin Tanabe

Books by Karin Tanabe

by Karin Tanabe - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

A former translator for the United Nations, Katharina Edgeworth --- now the wife of a beloved pediatric surgeon and heir to a shipping fortune --- is desperate to escape the constraints of domesticity. So when she is approached by the FBI and asked to join their ranks as an informant, Katharina seizes the opportunity. A man from her past has become a high-level Soviet spy, but no one has been able to infiltrate his circle. Enter Katharina, the perfect woman for the job. Navigating the demands of the FBI and the secrets of the KGB, she becomes a courier, carrying stolen government documents from D.C. to Manhattan. But as those closest to her lose their covers, and their lives, Katharina’s secret soon threatens to ruin her.