/ Key title One woman's passion for books and search for romance lie at the heart of this touching and funny novel about literature and longing in Los Angeles / 'Book Lover' is a fantastic debut that will delight readers of 'The Nanny Diaries' and anyone who has sought solace and escapism through fiction. / Karen Mack and Jennifer Kaufman are a highly talented duo who will attract review and feature coverage across the media; from glossy women's magazines to TV, radio and broadsheet press. / Competition: The Nanny Diaries
Jennifer Kaufman was a staff reporter for the Los Angeles Times for 10 years and is currently a freelance writer. Karen Mack is a film and television producer who has won Golden Globe and Emmy awards. Both live in Los Angeles and this is their first novel.
'Stuffed with saucy literary asides, this is a book that name-checks dusty classics as frequently as hot labels. Yet it's Dora who lifts it so far above the forest of pink-jacketed chick-lit: tart yet tender-hearted, she's fully aware of the messiness that separates real life from literature.' The Daily Mail