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Allison Winn Scotch

USA flag (b.1973)

After losing a close friend to breast cancer, Allison Winn Scotch cathartically set out to write a story with a happier ending. While Winn Scotch is the first to point out that Natalie and her thirty-one-year-old friend shared very few similarities, her friend's resilient spirit and courage in the face of an illness that took her life are felt throughout the novel. Winn Scotch has contributed to Family Circle, Glamour, InStyle Weddings, Men's Health, Parents, Prevention, Redbook, Self, Shape, Woman's Day, Women's Health, and others. She lives in New York with her husband, her son and daughter, and their dog.

Genres: Romance
Allison Winn Scotch recommends
The Truth About Delilah Blue (2010)
Tish Cohen
"A beautifully written, finely wrought, race-to-the-end novel about finding your family, finding a life, and finding yourself. Tish Cohen is the next great thing in women's fiction."
Seven Year Switch (2010)
Claire Cook
"A perfect beach read. Claire Cook once again demonstrates that she's a master in creating funny, warm, relatable characters you root for from the very first page."
The Violets of March (2011)
Sarah Jio
"The Violets of March is a book for anyone who has ever lost love or lost herself. A fresh, satisfying, resonant debut."
The Orphan Sister (2011)
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"A gorgeous portrait of life, love, loss and sisterhood."
My Oxford Year (2018)
Julia Whelan
"My Oxford Year is a funny, tender, heart-breaking coming-of-age adventure."
California Summer (2018)
Anita Hughes
"Tender and triumphant...California Summer made my heart sing."
Ladies of the House (2021)
Lauren Edmondson
"I was absolutely charmed by Ladies of the House, a modern retelling of Sense and Sensibility, and a delightful and insightful exploration into finding your own voice, discovering your best self and falling in love, in its many iterations. What a wonderful debut."
What a Happy Family (2021)
Saumya Dave
"In her wonderful follow up to Well-Behaved Indian Women, Saumya Dave is quickly becoming a go-to author for complex stories of love, relationships and family, all told with her now trademark humor and heart."
Catch Us When We Fall (2021)
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"A hopeful, poignant novel about the tenacity of the human spirit, our capacity for forgiveness and all the ways a heart can grow when we least expect it. You’ll want to curl up in bed with this heartwarming story."
He Gets That from Me (2021)
Jacqueline Friedland
"A heartfelt exploration of what it means to be a family, He Gets That From Me is a fascinating story of strength, humanity, love, and perseverance. This is one you won't stop thinking about."

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