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Elizabeth Little

Biography

Elizabeth Little

Elizabeth Little was born and raised in St. Louis and graduated from Harvard University. Her work has appeared in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, among other publications, and she has appeared on "All Things Considered," "The World," and "Here and Now." She has written two works of nonfiction: BITING THE WAX TADPOLE: Confessions of a Language Fanatic, published by Melville House in 2007; and TRIP OF THE TONGUE: Cross-Country Travels in Search of America's Languages, published by Bloomsbury in 2012. DEAR DAUGHTER, her debut novel, was published in 2014 by Viking (US) and Harvill Secker (UK). Elizabeth lives in Los Angeles with her family.

Elizabeth Little

Books by Elizabeth Little

by Elizabeth Little - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Former “It Girl” Janie Jenkins is acerbic, whip smart, and fresh out of prison. Ten years ago, at the height of her glamour and fame, she was incarcerated for the murder of her mother, a philanthropist best known for her string of rich husbands. Now, released on a technicality, Janie chops off her trademark hair, determined to chase down the one lead she has about her mother’s killer. The only problem? Janie doesn’t know if she’s the killer she’s looking for.