Books by Laurie Frankel

THIS IS HOW IT ALWAYS IS by Laurie Frankel
Released: Jan. 24, 2017

"As thought-provoking a domestic novel as we have seen this year."
A big, brave, messy modern family struggles with the challenges of raising a transgender child. Read full book review >
GOODBYE FOR NOW by Laurie Frankel
Released: Aug. 7, 2012

"An excess of ethics overshadows the simple love story, but there's no denying Frankel's warmth, wit and ingenuity in this cleverly conceived charmer. "
The Social Network meets One Day in an attractive love-and-loss story that applies new technology to the job of soothing broken hearts. Read full book review >
THE ATLAS OF LOVE by Laurie Frankel
Released: Aug. 1, 2010

"Despite Janey's self-important mini-lectures tying her story to narrative theory, Frankel offers no more than a shallow, feel-good weepy."
Frankel explores the boundaries of family in her first novel, about three young women in Seattle who share the experience of motherhood when one becomes pregnant. Read full book review >

"A quirky, earnest guide to regaining self-esteem for the modern woman."
A self-help book for women who consistently find themselves in bad relationships. Read full book review >