Harley Jane Kozak


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in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, The United States
January 28, 1957

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Harley Jane Kozak is an American actress and author. She was born Susan Jane Kozak in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Dorothy (Taraldsen), a university music teacher, and Joseph Aloysius Kozak, an attorney. She was raised in Nebraska and attended New York University.

Kozak has written four novels: Dating Dead Men (2004), Dating Is Murder : A Novel (2005), Dead Ex (2007), and A Date You Can't Refuse (2008) all of which feature greeting card designer and amateur sleuth Wollie Shelley, a woman with very eccentric friends and family. Dating Dead Men won an Agatha Award for best first novel in 2004.

Kozak lives in Agoura Hills, California. She has been married twice: a brief union in the early 1980s (1982–1983) to actor Van Santvoord a
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Dating Dead Men

3.43 avg rating — 1,799 ratings — published 2004 — 17 editions
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Dating is Murder

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Dead Ex

3.65 avg rating — 631 ratings — published 2007 — 10 editions
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A Date You Can't Refuse

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Keeper of the Moon (The Kee...

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Write Good or Die

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“The first two times, I said "Sorry" just out of habit, and then decided that being a hostage means never having to say you're sorry.”
Harley Jane Kozak, Dating Dead Men

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