Wendy Walker and Lisa Duffy - Offsite

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Wendy Walker will be signing at MBTB on Thursday, June 20th at 6:30. More information about that event can be found here
 


Wendy Walker will sign and discuss The Night Before (St. Martin's Press; $26.99).

Wendy Walker is a former family law attorney in Fairfield County, Connecticut who began writing while at home raising her three sons. She published two novels with St. Martin’s Press and edited multiple compilations for the Chicken Soup for the Soul series before writing her debut psychological thriller, All is Not Forgotten in 2016. Her second thriller, Emma In The Night, was released the following year. Her latest novel, The Night Before, is out now.

Wendy earned her J. D., magna cum laude, at the Georgetown University Law Center where she was awarded the American Jurisprudence award for her performance in Contracts and Advanced Criminal Procedure. She received her undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from Brown University and attended The London School of Economics and Political Science as part of her undergraduate studies.

Prior to her legal career, Wendy was a financial analyst at Goldman, Sachs & Co., in the mergers and acquisitions group. She has also volunteered at the ACLU, Connecticut Legal Services and Figure Skating in Harlem where she served on the Board of Directors for over twelve years.

Wendy is currently writing her fourth thriller while managing a busy household.

Photo Credit: Bill Miles

Lisa Duffy will sign and discuss This is Home (Atria; $16.99).

Lisa Duffy is the author of The Salt House (Atria/Simon & Schuster), named by Real Simple as a Best Book of the Month upon its June release, as well as Bustle’s 17 Best Debut Novels by Women in 2017, a She Reads Book Club selection and Refinery 29’s Best Beach Reads of 2017.

Lisa received her MFA in creative writing from the University of Massachusetts. Her short fiction was nominated for a Pushcart Prize and her writing can be found in numerous publications, including Writer’s Digest. She is the founding editor of ROAR, a literary journal supporting women in the arts. She lives in the Boston area with her husband and three children.

Her second stand-alone novel, This is Home, is forthcoming from Atria Books on June 11, 2019.

Lisa’s work is represented by Danielle Burby at Nelson Literary Agency.

Author photo by Sharona Jacobs.

Event date: 

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
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The Night Before: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250198679
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Published: St. Martin's Press - May 14th, 2019

First dates can be murder.

"Ferociously smart." —AJ Finn
"Riveting." —Riley Sager
"Addictive." —Liv Constantine
"Wonderfully tense." —Aimee Molloy
"Irresistible." —Mary Kubica
"Impossible to put down." —Megan Miranda


This Is Home: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781501189258
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Published: Atria Books - June 11th, 2019

From the author of book club favorite The Salt House comes a deeply affecting novel about a teenage girl finding her voice and the military wife who moves in downstairs, united in their search for the true meaning of home.

Sixteen-year-old Libby Winters lives in Paradise, a seaside town north of Boston that rarely lives up to its name.


The Salt House: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501156557
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Published: Atria Books - June 13th, 2017

*Real Simple “Best Books of June”
*Refinery29 “Best Beach Reads of 2017”

*Bustle “17 Best Debut Novels by Women in 2017”

In the tradition of Jodi Picoult and Lisa Genova, this gorgeously written, heartbreaking, yet hopeful debut set during a Maine summer traces the lives of a young family in the aftermath of tragedy


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Emma in the Night: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250141422
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - August 7th, 2018

From the bestselling author of All Is Not Forgotten, a thriller about two missing sisters, a twisted family, and what happens when one girl comes back...