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J. Courtney Sullivan

Biography

J. Courtney Sullivan

J. Courtney Sullivan is the author of the New York Times bestselling novels COMMENCEMENT and MAINE. MAINE was named a Best Book of the Year by Time magazine, and a Washington Post Notable Book for 2011. Courtney’s writing has also appeared in The New York Times Book Review, The Chicago Tribune, New York magazine, Elle, Glamour, Allure, Men’s Vogue and the New York Observer, among others. She is a contributor to the essay anthology THE SECRET CURRENCY OF LOVE and co-editor of CLICK: When We Knew We Were Feminists. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

J. Courtney Sullivan

Books by J. Courtney Sullivan

by J. Courtney Sullivan - Fiction

As the lives and marriages of four couples unfold in surprising ways, we meet Frances Gerety, a young advertising copywriter in 1947. Frances is working on the De Beers campaign and she needs a signature line, so, one night before bed, she scribbles a phrase on a scrap of paper: “A Diamond Is Forever.” And that line changes everything.

by J. Courtney Sullivan - Fiction

Three generations of women converge on the family beach house in this wickedly funny, emotionally resonant story of love and dysfunction from the author of the bestselling debut novel COMMENCEMENT.