J. Courtney Sullivan

Goodreads Author


Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
July 2013


J. Courtney Sullivan is the author of the New York Times bestselling novels Commencement, Maine and The Engagements. Maine was named a Best Book of the Year by Time magazine, and a Washington Post Notable Book for 2011. Courtney’s writing has also appeared in The New York Times Book Review, The Chicago Tribune, New York magazine, Elle, Glamour, Allure, Men’s Vogue, and the New York Observer, among others. She is a contributor to the essay anthology The Secret Currency of Love and co-editor of Click: When We Knew We Were Feminists. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Average rating: 3.55 · 83,778 ratings · 10,468 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
Maine

3.36 avg rating — 30,219 ratings — published 2011 — 26 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Saints for All Occasions

3.89 avg rating — 19,159 ratings — published 2017 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Commencement

3.39 avg rating — 15,521 ratings — published 2009 — 19 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Engagements

3.61 avg rating — 17,388 ratings — published 2013 — 38 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dating Up: Dump the Schlump...

3.09 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 2007 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Click: When We Knew We Were...

by
3.74 avg rating — 722 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Die Verlobungen

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 2 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Untitled

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Paris All Your Own: Bests...

by
3.88 avg rating — 555 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Anne of Green Gables

by
4.25 avg rating — 645,376 ratings — published 1908 — 2750 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by J. Courtney Sullivan…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

J. Courtney’s Recent Updates

" Lynn wrote: "Thank you for inviting me to participate in this discussion. I've just finished reading "Maine". One of the reasons I chose the book is b ...more "
106730
More of J. Courtney's books…
“Women leave their marriages when they can't take any more. Men leave when they find someone new.”
J. Courtney Sullivan, Commencement

“She thought about him all the time - not so much about Doug the individual, but rather about the nature of love, and the shock of learning how quickly it could disappear.”
J. Courtney Sullivan, Commencement

“We don't always do the things our parents want us to do, but it is their mistake if they can't find a way to love us anyway.”
J. Courtney Sullivan, Commencement

Polls

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

106730 Why Writers Write About Maine - Tuesday, July 9th — 324 members — last activity May 07, 2018 03:41PM
Why is Maine a place writer’s love writing about? Join us on Tuesday, July 9th for a chat with these four writers who talk about why Maine was or is a ...more



No comments have been added yet.