Elisa Lorello


Website

Twitter

Genre


Elisa Lorello was born and raised on Long Island, the youngest of seven children. She earned her bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth and launched a career teaching rhetoric and composition. She has been teaching first-year writing to university students since 2000, but went on sabbatical in fall 2012. Elisa spent six years in North Carolina, where she split her time between teaching and writing, and returned to the northeast in October 2012.

Elisa is the author of the Kindle best-selling novels "Faking It" and "Ordinary World", "Why I Love Singlehood" (co-authored with Sarah Girrell), and "Adulation".

Some of Elisa's favorite pastimes include chocolate, reading, and walking. She is also an avid fan o
...more

Average rating: 3.61 · 12,016 ratings · 1,091 reviews · 17 distinct worksSimilar authors
Faking It

3.48 avg rating — 5,744 ratings — published 2008 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ordinary World

3.69 avg rating — 2,062 ratings — published 2009 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
She Has Your Eyes

3.86 avg rating — 1,602 ratings — published 2014 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Why I Love Singlehood

by
3.55 avg rating — 1,234 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Big Skye Littleton

3.96 avg rating — 339 ratings4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adulation

3.65 avg rating — 518 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Pasta Wars

3.67 avg rating — 196 ratings — published 2016 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Second First Time

3.68 avg rating — 203 ratings4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Friends of Mine: Thirty Yea...

3.93 avg rating — 81 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Faked Out: The companion no...

4.73 avg rating — 15 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Elisa Lorello…
Faking It Ordinary World She Has Your Eyes Love, Wylie
(4 books)
by
3.59 avg rating — 9,416 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“All art, be it writing, painting, film, dance, whatever, is a manipulation of time and space. It’s an interpretation and a recreation of the facts, using various artifacts that point us in the direction of our personal truths.”
Elisa Lorello, Faking It

“You can be, if you want to. And sometimes you should be. But you never have to be afraid.’ I liked that. It meant I had a choice.”
Elisa Lorello, Why I Love Singlehood

“coffeehouse down the road from the Paris”
Elisa Lorello, Faking It

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Challenge: 50 Books: Rosie's 50 in 2010 70 160 Dec 27, 2010 10:05PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Elisa to Goodreads.