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Jamie Brenner

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Jamie Brenner grew up in suburban Philadelphia on a steady diet of Jackie Collins and Judith Krantz novels. After college, she left her hometown for New York City to live like the heroines of her favorite books. Her novels include the national bestseller THE FOREVER SUMMER, THE WEDDING SISTERS, and SUMMER LONGING, which People Magazine calls “a delightful escape.” Her next novel, BLUSH, will publish June 22, 2021 with Putnam. Jamie divides her time between New York City, Philadelphia, and Provincetown.. For contact info, tour dates, and book clubs please visit www.jamiebrenner.com and Instagram @jamiebrennerwrites ...more

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Jamie Brenner The idea for THE WEDDING SISTERS came after my second marriage at age 40. Marrying in your forties is very different than marrying in your 20s. You re…moreThe idea for THE WEDDING SISTERS came after my second marriage at age 40. Marrying in your forties is very different than marrying in your 20s. You realize that a wedding isn’t all about you, but is really about family. At my second wedding, I thought more about my daughters’ happiness than my own. And I missed my grandparents, who were not around to see it. I realize how that at my first wedding, they understood worlds more than I did about what I was entering into with a wedding ceremony. The things I came to understand between my first and second weddings are what I explore with THE WEDDING SISTERS. (less)
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The Forever Summer

3.90 avg rating — 7,940 ratings — published 2017 — 16 editions
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The Husband Hour

3.80 avg rating — 4,968 ratings — published 2018 — 11 editions
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The Wedding Sisters

3.68 avg rating — 1,991 ratings — published 2016 — 8 editions
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Summer Longing

3.91 avg rating — 1,631 ratings10 editions
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Drawing Home

3.80 avg rating — 2,258 ratings — published 2019 — 13 editions
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The Gin Lovers

3.85 avg rating — 365 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
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Blush

4.09 avg rating — 92 ratings — expected publication 2021 — 4 editions
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Ruin Me

3.69 avg rating — 52 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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3.67 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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