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Amanda Eyre Ward

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Amanda Eyre Ward was born in New York City in 1972. Her new novel, THE NEARNESS OF YOU, will be published on Valentine's Day, 2017. She lives in Austin, TX with her family.




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The Nearness of You by Amanda Eyre Ward
"I am now a huge fan of Amanda Eyre Ward. She writes with a level of nuance and grace that is rarely found in such a fast-paced novel.

Surrogacy is a tough subject to cover and Amanda Eyre Ward does it well. Dorrie agrees to carry Suzette and Hylan..." Read more of this review »
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Ward doesn't go the expected route of a story featuring a surrogate, and that is refreshing and interesting. However, this novel is quite disjointed. Large, important portions of the main narrative..." Read more of this review »
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“When you are small, if you reach out, and nobody takes your hand, you stop reaching out, and reach inside, instead.”
Amanda Eyre Ward, How to Be Lost

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“Maybe that's what love is, in the end: a shared illusion of safety.”
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“Maybe that's what love is, in the end: a shared illusion of safety.”
Amanda Eyre Ward
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“Is reading a sport?”
Amanda Eyre Ward, How to Be Lost

“When you are small, if you reach out, and nobody takes your hand, you stop reaching out, and reach inside, instead.”
Amanda Eyre Ward, How to Be Lost




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