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Kate Rockland lives in Hoboken, NJ with her husband, son, and cat, Elizabeth Taylor. She is a frequent contributor to the New York Times. She weighs 150 pounds. She is the author of "Falling Is Like This," and "150 Pounds," out 1/17/2012.


Average rating: 3.25 · 852 ratings · 189 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
150 Pounds: A Novel of Wais...
3.26 of 5 stars 3.26 avg rating — 709 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Falling Is Like This
3.24 of 5 stars 3.24 avg rating — 143 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Kate Rockland Kate Rockland said: "I really like this book, in a way I haven't liked anything he's done since the 90's! I love time travel books, and it's very well done, with a thread of mystery woven through. Some of his books like Insomnia or Dome would lose me in their complexity,...more "

 

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150 Pounds by Kate Rockland
" Anyone who says that there are inconsistencies within this book didn't do a very good job reading it. That said, I thought this was an excellent read. Not the greatest written work in the world by any means, but for any woman who has ever battled... " Read more of this review »
150 Pounds by Kate Rockland
" This novel was so easy to devour!

As any woman can identify with either or both characters, this novel touched on so many of the social dynamics that our country is currently struggling with.

1) Social media playing with our young girls' self-confi... " Read more of this review »
150 Pounds by Kate Rockland
" Loved the premise of this book. Weight is not the end all and be all and doesn't measure true happiness. Something good to remember. "
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I loved this book! It had been awhile since I read a SK novel, but I can totally tell how she's grown as a writer. I find her non-Shopaholic books SO much more enjoyable, and this one had me staying up nights to finish.
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Manhattan can act as a giant suction cup, sucking you into its folds. The city breeds no wimps and makes no apologies.Kate Rockland
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Unhappiness slowly creeps up on you, like a shape-shifting monster waiting in the darkness of your hallway, his bulging eyes watching your every move. The breath on his slimy tongue makes the hairs on your neck stand up.Kate Rockland
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“Sometimes I feel like relationships consist of telling your same life stories to different people until someone finally appreciates them.”
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“Unhappiness slowly creeps up on you, like a shape-shifting monster waiting in the darkness of your hallway, his bulging eyes watching your every move. The breath on his slimy tongue makes the hairs on your neck stand up.”
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“In reality punk people are usually the gentlest, kindest folks you'll ever know. They're like hippies, only they wear way more black.”
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Dawn Gray Thanks for the friends request Kate. Let me know if you have any questions about my books.


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Shirley Marr Thanks for wanting to be friends Kate! See you around GR! x


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Susie Sexton thanks for the add! I love your cat's name! I actually write about Liz in my book Secrets of an Old Typewriter (www.susieduncansexton.com)


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