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Lisa Grunwald

Biography

Lisa Grunwald

Lisa Grunwald is the author of the novels THE IRRESISTIBLE HENRY HOUSE, WHATEVER MAKES YOU HAPPY, NEW YEAR'S EVE, THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING and SUMMER. Along with her husband, Reuters Editor-in-Chief Stephen J. Adler, she edited the anthologies THE MARRIAGE BOOK, WOMEN'S LETTERS and LETTERS OF THE CENTURY. Grunwald is a former contributing editor to Life and former features editor of Esquire. She lives in New York City.

Books by Lisa Grunwald

by Lisa Grunwald - Fiction, Historical Fiction

On a clear December morning in 1937, at the famous gold clock in Grand Central Terminal, Joe Reynolds, a hardworking railroad man from Queens, meets a vibrant young woman who seems mysteriously out of place. Nora Lansing is a Manhattan socialite whose flapper clothing, pearl earrings and talk of the Roaring Twenties don’t seem to match the bleak mood of Depression-era New York. Captivated by Nora from her first electric touch, Joe despairs when he tries to walk her home and she disappears. Finding her again --- and again --- will become the focus of his love and his life.