Margarita Montimore

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After receiving a BFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College, Margarita Montimore worked for over a decade in publishing and social media before deciding to focus on the writing dream full-time. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and dog.

Margarita writes upmarket/literary fiction that tends to be left of center and flirt with multiple genres. She loves all things dark, strange, and surreal, but is also optimistic—verging on quixotic—and a pop culture geek, so her work tends to incorporate all those elements to varying degrees.

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Oona Out of Order

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4.09 avg rating — 77 ratings — published 2018 — 3 editions
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“Simply riveting from start to finish… a captivating, literary piece that winds a path somewhere between mystery, romance, and psychological thriller.” — D. Donovan, Senior Reviewer, Midwest Book Review

Astrid can’t remember the best day of her life: yesterday. She’ll risk her sanity navigating a maze of eccentric Boston nightlife in search of a mystery man who can help her recover lost memorie...

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