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Ghost Lover: Stories

From the #1 New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of THREE WOMEN and “our most eloquent and faithful chronicler of human desire” (Esquire) comes an electrifying collection of nine fearless and ferocious short stories.

Behind anonymous screens, an army of cool and beautiful girls manage the dating service Ghost Lover, a forwarding system for text messages that promises to spare you the anguish of trying to stay composed while communicating with your crush. At a star-studded political fundraiser in a Los Angeles mansion, a trio of women compete to win the heart of the slick guest of honor. In a tense hospital waiting room, an inseparable pair of hard-partying friends crash into life’s responsibilities, but the magic of their glory days comes alive again at the moment they least expect it.

In these nine riveting stories --- which include two Pushcart Prize winners and a finalist for the National Magazine Award --- Lisa Taddeo brings to life the fever of obsession, the blindness of love and the mania of grief. Featuring Taddeo’s arresting prose that continues to thrill her legions of fans, GHOST LOVER dares you to look away.

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Ghost Lover: Stories
by Lisa Taddeo

  • Publication Date: June 13, 2023
  • Genres: Fiction, Short Stories, Women's Fiction
  • Paperback: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster
  • ISBN-10: 1982122196
  • ISBN-13: 9781982122195