Honeymoon with My Brother: A Memoir

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Macmillan, Feb 7, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography - 288 pages
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This is the true story of Franz Wisner, a man who thought he had it all- a high profile career and the fiancée of his dreams- when suddenly, his life turned upside down. Just days before they were to be married, his fiancée called off the wedding. Luckily, his large support network of family and friends wouldn't let him succumb to his misery. They decided Franz should have a wedding and a honeymoon anyway- there just wouldn't be a bride at the ceremony, and Franz' travel companion would be his brother, Kurt.

During the "honeymoon," Franz reconnected with his brother and began to look at his life with newfound perspective. The brothers decided to leave their old lives behind them. They quit their jobs, sold all their possessions, and traveled around the world, visiting fifty-three countries for the next two years. In Honeymoon With My Brother, Franz recounts this remarkable journey, during which he turned his heartbreak into an opportunity to learn about himself, the world, and the brother he hardly knew.
  

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User Review  - Margaret Schultz - Goodreads

Cute story about a guy who was 'stood up' at the altar so went on his 'honeymoon' with his brother. They ended up traveling around the world and learned a lot about life and their relationship. Nice story with some insight. Read full review

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User Review  - Lu Sadler - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book. When a double life crisis rocks the world of this dyed-in-the-wool Republican (fiancée jilts him practically at the altar and he gets demoted at work - yet still manages to score ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Franz Wisner is a writer/vagabond who, in a previous reincarnation, used to work as a lobbyist, a public relations executive, and a government press secretary. During his world journeys, he published numerous travel articles and opinion pieces, which appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, ABC News on-line, and Coast Magazine, among others. Franz and his brother, Kurt, are currently traveling the globe for their next book, also with St. Martin's Press.

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