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J. Courtney Sullivan

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About the Author

J. COURTNEY SULLIVAN is the New York Times best-selling author of the novels Saints for All Occasions, The Engagements, Maine, and CommencementMaine was named a 2011 Time magazine Best Book of the Year and a Washington Post Notable Book.The Engagements was one of People magazine’s Top Ten Books of 2013 and an Irish Times Best Book of the Year, and has been translated into seventeen languages. She has contributed to The New York Times Book Review, the Chicago TribuneNew York magazine, Elle, Glamour, Allure, Real Simple, and O: The Oprah Magazine, among many other publications. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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