Laura Dave is the author of the critically acclaimed novels EIGHT HUNDRED GRAPES, THE FIRST HUSBAND, THE DIVORCE PARTY, and LONDON IS THE BEST CITY IN AMERICA. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times; O, The Oprah Magazine; Ladies Home Journal; Glamour; Redbook; Self; and The New York Observer. Dave has appeared on the "CBS Early Show," "Fox and Friends," and "All Things Considered", and Cosmopolitan Magazine recently named her a “Fun and Fearless Phenom” of the year. Her novels have been published in eighteen countries and have been optioned for film by Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, and Universal Studios. Fox 2000 optioned the rights to EIGHT HUNDRED GRAPES with Dave writing the screenplay.