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Mary Kay Andrews



A pseudonym used by Kathy Hogan Trocheck

Mary Kay Andrews is the New York Times bestselling author of 24 novels including The Weekenders, Beach Town, Ladies Night, Summer Rental, Deep Dish.
A native of St. Petersburg, Florida, she received a B.A. in journalism from The University of Georgia and was a newspaper reporter for 14 years. The last ten years of her career were spent as a features reporter for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.She is married to her high school sweetheart, Tom Trocheck, with whom she has a 40-year (and counting) collaboration yielding two grown children, two adorable grandchildren and countless memorable kitchen experiences.
In 2006, Hissy Fit became her first New York Times bestseller, followed by eleven more New York Times, USA Today and Publisher’s Weekly In 2006, Hissy Fit became her first New York Times bestseller, followed by eleven more New York Times, USA Today and Publisher’s Weekly bestsellers. To date, her novels have been published in German, Italian, Polish, Slovenian, Hungarian, Dutch, Czech and Japanese.

 
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Awards
Edgar Awards Best Novel nominee (2003) : Savannah Blues
Macavity Awards Best Novel nominee (2003) : Savannah Blues


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Death of a Domestic Diva (2003)
(Stain-Busting Mystery, book 1)
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"An immaculate conception."
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The Romance Readers' Book Club (2007)
Julie L Cannon
"A coming-of-age story to cherish... Cannon's South is a destination readers will want to visit again and again."
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Mimi Malloy, At Last! (2014)
Julia MacDonnell
"I wouldn’t trust anybody who couldn’t fall for Mimi Malloy, At Last!"
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The Book of Polly (2017)
Kathy Hepinstall
"The liveliest, loveliest literary mother-daughter combo since Terms of Endearment. . ."
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Good Karma (2017)
Christina Kelly
"Christina Kelly s charming debut novel examines the heart of a long-married woman who, uprooted from the familiar, finds herself foundering, but finally flourishing in her new Savannah home, with a well-deserved second chance at love."
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The Bookshop at Water's End (2017)
Patti Callahan Henry
"The sun is shining, the tide is turning, summer and Patti Henry’s latest masterpiece beckon. Resistance is futile!"
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Beach House Reunion (2018)
(Beach House , book 5)
Mary Alice Monroe
"Readers...will be enthralled...Authentic, generous and heartfelt!."

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