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About the Author.

Kristan Higgins is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of more than a dozen novels and a two-time winner of the Romance Writers of America RITA Award. Her books have been translated into 21 languages and received numerous starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Library Journal, Kirkus and Romantic Times. Her books have been listed as Best Books of the Year  by Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, National Public Radio, Library Journal and Amazon. 

Kristan lives with her heroic and tolerant firefighter husband and two snarky and entertaining teenagers in her hometown in Connecticut.

Personal Trivia.

Nickname: Mrs. Jeter

Favorite drink: Iced coffee,
heavy on the half-and-half

Phobia: Birds, especially hummingbirds. It's a
phobia; it doesn't have
to make sense.

Met husband while standing in line; engaged six weeks later, married within the year. Some say trollop, some say true love.

Daughter is named for
famed American author and Provincetown bar. Son is named for Irish saint and
the coolest 80s pop icon ever.

Favorite book of all time: Gone With the Wind. I've read it 14 times. Twelve of those times were in a row.