Books by Jennifer Close

THE HOPEFULS by Jennifer Close
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 19, 2016

"This comedy about political insiders is surprisingly cheerless and weirdly apolitical."
From Close (The Smart One, 2013), a beach read for the election season about the friendship of two women whose husbands work in the Obama White House. Read full book review >
THE SMART ONE by Jennifer Close
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 5, 2013

"An unassuming but far from vacuous domestic comedy, perfect for the beach or a long plane trip."
Close, whose first novel (Girls in White Dresses, 2011) romped with recent college grads newly on their own, focuses here on two sisters on the cusp of 30, both torn between independent womanhood and lingering dependence on parents. Read full book review >
GIRLS IN WHITE DRESSES by Jennifer Close
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 16, 2011

"Wryly funny sketches of life in one's 20s."
Three young women and their friends navigate the tricky world of big-city adulthood after graduation. Read full book review >