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Laura Dave


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Laura Dave is the author of the acclaimed novels The Divorce Party and London is the Best City in America. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Glamour, Self, Redbook, ESPN the Magazine, and The New York Observer. Laura graduated from The University of Pennsylvania. In August, Cosmopolitan Magazine named her as one of the eight "Fun and Fearless Phenoms" of 2008. She lives in California.
 

Genres: Mystery, General Fiction, Romance
 
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The Lido (2018)
Libby Page
"A delicious debut about the endearing friendship between two women who join forces to save the town pool. Refreshing, funny and heartwarming, The Lido is must read."
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Charlotte Walsh Likes To Win (2018)
Jo Piazza
"A smart and funny novel about the cost of being a woman in the public eye. Told with Jo Piazza's characteristic wit, humor and insight, Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win is a winner."
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The Grace Kelly Dress (2020)
Brenda Janowitz
"A poignant and delicious novel about how a dress can define a family, and how family can lovingly reinvent itself. Told with Brenda Janowitz's characteristic humor and insight, The Grace Kelly Dress is a winner."
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That's Not a Thing (2020)
Jacqueline Friedland
"In That's Not a Thing, Friedland has created a delightful and generous novel about the type of love that never leaves us and the people we hope to become in the aftermath."
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Well-Behaved Indian Women (2020)
Saumya Dave
"Saumya Dave's wonderful debut is about mothers, daughters, and the rewards of following your own path. Told with warmth, humor, and insight, Well-Behaved Indian Women is a joy from start to finish."
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After Happily Ever After (2021)
Leslie A Rasmussen
"In Leslie A. Rasmussen's debut novel, a woman finds herself reanalyzing her life and her marriage when her daughter is heading off to college. Smart and funny, After Happily Ever After is an exciting debut."
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Other People's Children (2021)
R J Hoffmann
"Other People's Children is an engrossing debut about the different ways we find our way to parenthood and to the people we are meant to be. I loved these characters and was on the edge of my seat until the last page, hoping they'd find their happy endings."
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Nice Girls (2021)
Catherine Dang
"Darkly delicious . . . Nice Girls is about the girlhood we never really leave behind, and what happens when we dare to confront our past demons. A pulsating mystery with a narrator you won't soon forget."
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Sister Stardust (2022)
Jane Green
"Sister Stardust is wonderful and big-hearted, expansive and page-turning. A joy to read."
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Mustique Island (2022)
Sarah McCoy
"A bighearted, enchanting gem."
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Please Join Us (2022)
Catherine McKenzie
"A propulsive thriller...You won't want to put this book down!."
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The Lies I Tell (2022)
Julie Clark
"Julie Clark has done it again, taking you straight into the collision course of two dynamic, complicated women."

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