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Otherwise Engaged: A Novel

Otherwise Engaged: A Novel

Perfect for fans of Liane Moriarty and Jennifer Weiner, this upmarket women's fiction novel explores the life we seek when the life we have . . . suddenly goes down the drain.

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ISBN 9781510732391
Barcode 9781510732391
Published 7 March 2019 by Skyhorse Publishing
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Palmer, Lindsey J.
Availability Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781510732391
ISBN-10 151073239X
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
Imprint Skyhorse Publishing
Publication Date 7 March 2019
International Publication Date 26 February 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Palmer, Lindsey J.
Category Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 304
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Domestic fiction, New York (N.Y.), Fame, Man-woman relationships, Couples
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 960642

Description of this Book

Lindsey J. Palmer has published two other contemporary women's fiction novels with Kensington. Both books received rave reviews from PW, Booklist, Huffington Post, Shelf Awareness, and others. Otherwise Engaged is the perfect next pick for Palmer's loyal audience: an entertaining story with heart that explores universally relatable themes, characters to love and root for, and a thoughtful exploration of the many pressures young women face todayA from choosing the right romantic partner and the right friends to finding career success, happiness, and security. Perfect for fans of authors like Liane Moriarty, Jennifer Weiner, Emily Giffin, Meg Wolizer, and Sarah Pekkanen and readers of sophisticated, complex, and amusing women's fiction. Regional focus on the New York City. The young woman comes to the Big Apple trope never gets stale and readers are always looking for a new iteration of the hook. Having worked in the magazine industry for years, Palmer has connections at publications like Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Women's Health, Self, Shape, Good Housekeeping, Health, Real Simple, InStyle, Parents, Redbook, First for Women, Star, The New York Post, Metro, Refinery 29, Bustle, The Huffington Post Books, and more. Perfect beach read and book club pick!

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Author's Bio

Lindsey J. Palmer is the author of two previous novels, Pretty in Ink and If We Lived Here. She worked as a features editor at Self, and previously at Redbook and Glamour. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, she earned a Master of Arts in English Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, and taught high school English for several years. She's currently a scriptwriter at BrainPOP, an animated educational site for kids. Lindsey lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and daughter. Find her at lindseyjpalmer.com.

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