Laurel Davis Huber

Literar...
353 books | 420 friends

Suzanne
1,093 books | 2,685 friends

Anne Mo...
2 books | 229 friends

da AL
245 books | 1,534 friends

BookGypsy
967 books | 513 friends

Carol B...
1,174 books | 303 friends

Amy Jud...
86 books | 79 friends

J.A. Wr...
233 books | 192 friends

More friends…

Laurel Davis Huber

Goodreads Author


Member Since
April 2012

URL


Laurel Davis Huber grew up in Rhode Island and Oklahoma. She is a graduate of Smith College. She has worked as a corporate newsletter editor, communications director for a botanical garden, high school English teacher, and senior development officer for both New Canaan Country School and Amherst College. She has studied with the novelist and short-story writer Leslie Pietrzyk (the 2015 Drue Heinz Literature Prize winner for This Angel on My Chest) and has participated in several writing residencies at the Vermont Studio Center. She and her husband split their time between New Jersey and Maine.

Average rating: 4.02 · 420 ratings · 92 reviews · 1 distinct work
The Velveteen Daughter

4.02 avg rating — 420 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

I Knew You'd Be L...
Laurel is currently reading
by Alethea Black (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
In the Balance
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Laurel’s Recent Updates

Laurel is now friends with Linda Meyers
Laurel rated a book it was amazing
Alternate Side by Anna Quindlen
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Velveteen Daughter by Laurel Davis Huber
"Exquisite writing, fascinating story, and an important look at creativity

The Velveteen Daughter is truly one of the most enjoyable books I’ve read. The writing is exquisite, the story fascinating on many levels. While most of us remember reading T..." Read more of this review »
Laurel rated a book it was amazing
The Silver Baron's Wife by Donna Baier-Stein
Rate this book
Clear rating
I confess I did not know about Baby Doe Tabor before reading Donna Baier Stein’s beautiful fictional rendering of her life. Now I want to know even more. Stein writes a fascinating - and highly empathetic - riches-to-rags story through the heroine’s ...more
Laurel rated a book it was amazing
The Space Between by Virginia A. Simpson
Rate this book
Clear rating
In this poignant and astonishingly lucid memoir, Simpson chronicles the arc of her difficult relationship with her mother. Grievances laid bare are not easily resolved. I was taken in by the internal wrestling of the author as she made me feel every ...more
Laurel rated a book it was amazing
Miracle at Midlife by Roni Beth Tower
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jealousy! Sorry, but that is my honest reaction to this memoir. I mean, what woman doesn’t want to meet a man in Paris and fall in love? But – a wonderful man, a successful man, a man who lives on a barge in the Seine? That just doesn’t happen. Yet i ...more
Laurel rated a book it was amazing
Miracle at Midlife by Roni Beth Tower
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jealousy! Sorry, but that is my honest reaction to this memoir. I mean, what woman doesn’t want to meet a man in Paris and fall in love? But – a wonderful man, a successful man, a man who lives on a barge in the Seine? That just doesn’t happen. Yet i ...more
575477
Laurel rated a book it was amazing
Not Exactly Love by Betty Hafner
Rate this book
Clear rating
This book does not miss a beat. It will resonate deeply with any woman who has suffered at the hands of an abusive man, and will serve as a stark warning to any woman who has not.

Despite the fear and violence and relentless mental stress the author s
...more
Laurel rated a book it was amazing
House of Spies by Daniel Silva
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Laurel's books…
“Sometimes the peanut; sometimes the shell.”
Anonymous

56640 Connecting Readers and Writers — 3664 members — last activity 23 hours, 30 min ago
We connect adventurous readers with Indie Authors. This group is about connecting writers with readers in a way that has not been done on Goodreads be ...more
121247 Drop Everything And Read — 4496 members — last activity 3 hours, 26 min ago
“Books loved anyone who opened them, they gave you security and friendship and didn't ask for anything in return; they never went away, never, not ev ...more
60696 Making Connections — 11525 members — last activity 1 hour, 16 min ago
Over 1000 books listed to Read & Review.....come join us. This is a place for Authors, Bloggers, Publishers, Reviewers, Book Tours, Giveaways, and Int ...more
575477 AMERICAN HISTORICAL NOVELS — 387 members — last activity 1 hour, 58 min ago
American Historical Novels hosted weekly by your favorite authors! This is NOT a reading group, but a place to discover great, new fiction. There will ...more



No comments have been added yet.