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Luanne Rice is the New York Times bestselling author of thirty-one novels including THE LEMON ORCHARD. Five of her books have been made into movies and mini-series, many have been New York Times bestsellers and two of her pieces have been featured in off-Broadway theatre productions. She divides her time between New York City and the Connecticut shoreline.


UnknownI felt honored to be interviewed by Lauren Cerandfor Pen America’sPen Ten series.








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PUBLISHED ON DECEMBER 9, 2014





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The PEN Ten is PEN America’s weekly interview series curated by Lauren Cerand. This week Lauren talks with Luanne Rice, theNew York Timesbest-selling author of 31 novels, which have been translated into 24 languages, includingThe Lemon Orchard, Cloud...

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Average rating: 3.83 · 67,184 ratings · 4,763 reviews · 48 distinct works · Similar authors
Beach Girls
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Follow the Stars Home
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 4,189 ratings — published 2000 — 3 editions
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Firefly Beach
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 3,390 ratings — published 2001 — 17 editions
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The Geometry of Sisters (Ne...
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Cloud Nine
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 2,845 ratings — published 1999 — 29 editions
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Summer's Child
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 2,566 ratings — published 2005
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The Perfect Summer
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 2,521 ratings — published 2003 — 14 editions
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Sandcastles
3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 2,647 ratings — published 2006 — 21 editions
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The Edge of Winter
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 2,661 ratings — published 2007 — 19 editions
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Last Kiss
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 2,553 ratings — published 2008 — 20 editions
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Firefly Beach Safe Harbor True Blue The Perfect Summer Beach Girls Last Kiss
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“Sometimes waiting is the hardest thing of all.”
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“Love is the easiest thing there is. It's the layers of doubt, fear, and expectation that make it complicated.”
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“The biggest mistake any of us can make is thinking that love is a feeling, an emotion. It's not that at all. It's an action.”
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“[...] don't you know who that Fat Lady really is? ... Ah, buddy. Ah, buddy. It's Christ Himself. Christ Himself, buddy.”
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“Your heart, Bessie, is an autumn garage.”
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“All I know is we're 16 and ready to be kissed, kissed kissed.”
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“Beach girls now, beach girls tomorrow, beach girls till the end of time.”
Luanne Rice, Beach Girls

“Before dawn, the air smelled of lemons.”
Luanne Rice, The Lemon Orchard




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message 6: by Suze

Suze Joyce Are you planning a sequel to The Lemon Orchard. I felt there was so mush left hanging...


Savannah Thank you for the friendship.
Stay naughty,
Savannah
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message 4: by Beth

Beth Hi Luanne,
Thanks for sending a friend request to this fellow Goodreads author!


Teresa Thanks for accepting my friendship. I love your books.


Pamela Pamela wrote: "Hey Luanna...Thanks for accepting my friendship."

Oops...I apologize for the spelling mishap Luanne.


Pamela Hey Luanna...Thanks for accepting my friendship.


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