Colette Freedman




Carl White
851 books | 3,517 friends

Michell...
3,487 books | 464 friends

Kitty H...
14,845 books | 4,347 friends

Carissa
1,007 books | 97 friends

Chelsea
2,031 books | 144 friends

Rebekah...
863 books | 653 friends

Michael
873 books | 6,445 friends

Debbie
201 books | 41 friends

More friends…



2012 Reading Challenge
Colette Freedman
Colette Freedman has completed her goal of reading 10 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »

Colette Freedman

Goodreads Author


url

gender
female

website

twitter username

member since
October 2011


About this author

COLETTE FREEDMAN is an internationally produced playwright, screenwriter, and novelist who was recently named one of the Dramatist Guild’s “50 to Watch”. Her play Sister Cities (NYTE, 2009) was the hit of the 2008 Edinburgh Fringe and earned five star reviews: It has been produced around the country and internationally, including Paris (Une Ville, Une Soeur) and Rome (Le Quattro Sorelle). She has authored fifteen produced plays including Serial Killer Barbie (Brooklyn Publishers, 2004), First to the Egg (Grand prize shorts urban shorts festival), Bridesmaid # 3 (Louisville finalist 2008), and Ellipses… (Dezart Festival winner 2010), as well as a modern adaptation of Iphigenia in Aulis written in iambic pentameter. She was commissioned to wr ...more


Screen Shot 2015-06-11 at 12.02.38 PM



Look, I have a very healthy imagination.


And being slightly injured on my second 10k Mud Run, my imagination served me well. The race was at Camp Pendelton’s Marine Corps Base and I had an entire military movie montage playing in my head. When I wanted to give up climbing up the steep half mile slippery mud mountain, I pretended I was Mayo in an Officer and a Gentleman and . was egging me on. A...

Read more of this blog post »
Like  •  0 comments  •  flag
Published on June 11, 2015 12:44 • 7 views
Average rating: 3.44 · 4,472 ratings · 753 reviews · 7 distinct works · Similar authors
The Affair (The Affair, #1)
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 1,787 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Consequences (The Affai...
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 652 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Tennis Dates
4.49 of 5 stars 4.49 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sister Cities
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 26 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Thirteen Hallows (Thirt...
by
3.34 of 5 stars 3.34 avg rating — 1,982 ratings — published 2011 — 12 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Plays and Playwrights 2009
by
4.68 of 5 stars 4.68 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2009
Rate this book
Clear rating
Untitled (Thirteen Hallows,...
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Colette Freedman…
The Affair The Consequences
The Affair (2 books)
by
3.490356996306935 of 5 stars 3.49 avg rating — 2,437 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Colette's Recent Updates

Colette Freedman wrote a new blog post




Look, I have a very healthy imagination.
And being slightly injured on my second 10k Mud Run, my imagination served me well. The race was at Camp Pe... Read more of this blog post »
1938864
“One's character is determined not how she gets caught in the downpour of disappointment, but how she finds the hope to look for the rainbow.”
Colette Freedman
The Consequences by Colette Freedman
"The Consequences picks up hours after The Affair ends. In the book, we again witness everything through the eyes of all three involved. I thoroughly enjoyed this book. In fact, I might have even enjoyed it more than the first. The conclusion is ve..." Read more of this review »
The Consequences by Colette Freedman
"I liked this book so much that I'm actually hoping that there is a third one in progress now. It is true that when there is an affair, there are three sides to the story. It seems that Ms. Freedman has done a tremendous amount of research to enabl..." Read more of this review »
The Consequences by Colette Freedman
"I just finished reading both The Affair and its sequel The Consequences.

The Consequences is the stronger book. (Freedman spends much of The Affair developing her characters. By the time The Consequences opens, they are well-developed and intrigui..." Read more of this review »
Colette Freedman finished reading
The Consequences by Colette Freedman
Rate this book
Clear rating
Polaris 10 Short Stories by David Portlock
Rate this book
Clear rating
61105
“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
Dr. Seuss
Saturday Night Widows by Becky Aikman
Rate this book
Clear rating
Die 13 Heiligtümer by Michael Scott
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Colette's books…
“Being a writer is an amazing job, but we’re all writers, most of us just forget to put our stories down on paper.”
Colette Freedman

“Trying to restructure a perfectly structured script is like trying to fit in a size four jeans when you're a size ten.”
Colette Freedman

“One's character is determined not how she gets caught in the downpour of disappointment, but how she finds the hope to look for the rainbow.”
Colette Freedman

Topics Mentioning This Author

“Being a writer is an amazing job, but we’re all writers, most of us just forget to put our stories down on paper.”
Colette Freedman

“Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it and it darts away.”
Dorothy Parker
tags: love

“Because you can never go from going out to being friends, just like that. It's a lie. It's just something that people say they'll do to take the permanence out of a breakup. And someone always takes it to mean more than it does, and then is hurt even more when, inevitably, said ‘friendly' relationship is still a major step down from the previous relationship, and it's like breaking up all over again. But messier.”
Sarah Dessen, This Lullaby

“..And now you've lost the only thing that ever made you feel alive”
Keith Urban

“Like some wines our love could neither mature nor travel.”
Graham Greene, The Comedians




No comments have been added yet.