Books by Rona Jaffe

THE ROOM-MATING SEASON by Rona Jaffe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2003

"For undemanding readers."
Another women-through-the-decades drama from Jaffe (The Road Taken, 2000, etc.), this time based on a premise from a newspaper article she wrote in 1963. Read full book review >
THE ROAD TAKEN by Rona Jaffe
Released: July 3, 2000

"For Jaffe fans, this epic tale may well satisfy; others are likely to find it more cloying than not."
Jaffe (Five Women, 1997, etc.) once again returns to her familiar (albeit formulaic) approach and offers a saga spanning five generations of American women. Read full book review >
FIVE WOMEN by Rona Jaffe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 30, 1997

"More a series of character sketches than a novel, though the story nonetheless manages to charm, thanks to Jaffe's lively, distinctly drawn protagonists. (Literary Guild featured alternate selection)"
Plot is not a crucial element in this latest from the prolific Jaffe (The Cousins, 1995, etc.). Read full book review >
THE COUSINS by Rona Jaffe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 15, 1995

"If the title's a bit of a bore, Jaffe's plot (or, rather, plotlessness) this time is infinitely more so. (Literary Guild selection; author tour)"
Girl lives happily with boy. Read full book review >