Books by Bridie Clark

BRIDIE CLARK lives in New York City.


YOU ONLY LIVE ONCE by Bridie Clark
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 15, 2014

"This format, which rarely devotes more than a few pages to any particular character or topic, results in a novel that skims, rather than explores, the pressures many high school students face daily. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Told with second-person narration, Clark's sequel to Maybe Tonight? (2013) returns "you" to your elite boarding school for your sophomore year of high school, as before ending chapters with Choose Your Own Adventure-style scenarios. Read full book review >
MAYBE TONIGHT? by Bridie Clark
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"Some teen readers will accept the slightly shallow plotlines and characters thanks to the (relative) novelty of the format; most will give it a miss. (Fiction. 13-17)"
Told with second-person narration, Clark's teen debut immerses readers in a freshman scholarship student's social dilemmas at an uber-exclusive prep school. Chapters end with classic Choose Your Own Adventure-style scenarios, allowing readers to navigate various plotlines. Read full book review >
THE OVERNIGHT SOCIALITE by Bridie Clark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 16, 2009

"Begins with a fresh, funny eye, but runs out of steam halfway to its foregone conclusion."
Contemporary retelling of Pygmalion set among the cutthroat Social Register crowd. Read full book review >
BECAUSE SHE CAN by Bridie Clark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 12, 2007

"Predictable Devil Wears Prada clone."
In Clark's debut novel, an ambitious young editor is stretched to the limit when she takes a job with a monstrous book-publishing diva. (N.B.: The author once worked for book-publishing diva Judith Regan.) Read full book review >