Susan Elizabeth Phillips

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SUSAN ELIZABETH PHILLIPS

Susan Elizabeth Phillips is the creator of the sports romance, beginning with her 1989 bestseller, FANCY PANTS. An internationally acclaimed author, her books have been published in over 30 languages. She’s the only four-time recipient of the Romance Writers of America’s prestigious Favorite Book of the Year Award, and a recipient of their Lifetime Achievement Award.

Susan's newest book, DANCE AWAY WITH ME, will be published in hardcover in June 2020. She is also the highly acclaimed author of both the CHICAGO STARS football series and the Wynette, Texas books.

In addition to being a New York Times, Publisher’s Weekly, and USA Today bestseller, she is a hiker, lazy gardener, horrible singer, passable cook, passionate
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Susan Elizabeth Phillips Why does this question always make me anxious? I guess because I'm such a big reader. New historical romance discoveries have been Sarah MacLean and T…moreWhy does this question always make me anxious? I guess because I'm such a big reader. New historical romance discoveries have been Sarah MacLean and Tessa Dare. Women's fiction--not a new discovery since I've been reading her for years, but Kristin Hannah's new book, THE NIGHTINGALE. (Pack tissues. Very, very moving.) I've only recently discovered Liane Moriarty's books and am enjoying them. As for old favorites, who can beat Jennifer Crusie and Jayne Ann Krentz. In Y.A., I raced through all the Harry Potters and Hunger Games books. I'm pretty much a book slut! In the best possible way, of course. (less)
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Mr. Bill fails me!

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As some of you know, Mr. Bill and I have been married for about 100 years, but we've recently gone through a rough patch. Because...
He couldn't come up with a decent title for my new book!

In the past he's been responsible for titles like MATCH ME IF YOU CAN and FIRST STAR I SEE TONIGHT. So was I really all that out-of-line demanding he come up with a title for my newest book? A bo Read more of this blog post »
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Ha! I feel your pain, Annette. Unfortunately, for one of those great armor hats, you have to go to a small village in the Czech Republic, so not too practical. If only they’d let bring it home with me!
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Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling
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Mindy is somebody we’d all like as our bestie. The chapter with her address to Harvard Law is especially brilliant
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My youngest son challenged me to read this book. Glad I did. Wouldn’t want to do it again. :-) Have to give it 5 stars just for the sheer imagination and skill of the author.
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My youngest son challenged me to read this book. Glad I did. Wouldn’t want to do it again. :-) Have to give it 5 stars just for the sheer imagination and skill of the author.
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A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
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I must be the last person in the world to have read this, but it didn’t seem like my cup of tea. I couldn’t have been more wrong. Yes, it does take a chapter or so to get into the story, but it’s sweet, sad, and monumentally sentimental in all the be ...more
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That Summer in Sicily by Marlena de Blasi
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Is it a true story, as author Marlena de Blasi, says? It reads more like a fairy tale to me, and a gorgeously lyrical one at that. The pages drip with luscious descriptions. I read it while I was in Sicily, but I would have enjoyed it just as much, i ...more
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Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal
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Quirky and courageous with an absolutely fascinating structure. A few elements of magical realism. This would be a terrific book club book. It will especially resonate with Midwesterners. (Not a romance.)
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A Year of Living Your Yoga by Judith Hanson Lasater
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I keep this lovely book by my bed as a reminder that my yoga practice is about more than being able to a headstand. Which I can’t do and, frankly, don’t care about doing. So much wisdom inside its cover.
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The Best Man by Kristan Higgins
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I just love Kristan Higgins’ author’s “voice.” She could write the phone book, and I’m sure I’d read it.
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“I don't love you anymore", she whispered. "I don't love you at all." His throat closed. "It's all right, sweetheart. I love you enough for both of us.”
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“Don't dare a person who has nothing else left to lose.”
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“I married a damned cereal killer”
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