Jean Hanff Korelitz

Jean Hanff Korelitz
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About the Author

Jean Hanff Korelitz is the author of the novels You Should Have Known (which aired on HBO in October 2020 as The Undoing, starring Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant, and Donald Sutherland), Admission (adapted as a film in 2013 starring Tina Fey), The Devil and Webster, The White Rose, The Sabbathday River and A Jury of Her Peers, as well as Interference Powder, a novel for children. Her company BOOKTHEWRITER hosts Pop-Up Book Groups in which small groups of readers discuss new books with their authors. She lives in New York City with her husband, Irish poet Paul Muldoon.

Books by Jean Hanff Korelitz

A visually poetic book cover for 'the latecomer' featuring the symbolic growth stages of a rose, representing the novel's exploration of life and the unfolding of its characters' journeys.
BY Jean Hanff Korelitz
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Plot, Jean Hanff Korelitz’s The Latecomer is a layered and immersive literary novel about three siblings, desperate to escape one another, and the upending of their family by the late arrival of a fourth.
A book entitled "the plot" by jean hanff korelitz stands upright against a pale blue background, with the designation of "new york times bestseller" at the top and a quote describing it as "insanely readable - stephen king" on the cover design, which features a forest path seen through cut-out letters.
BY Jean Hanff Korelitz
Hailed as "breathtakingly suspenseful," Jean Hanff Korelitz’s The Plot is a propulsive read about a story too good not to steal, and the writer who steals it.
Two compact discs (CDs) with shiny, reflective surfaces are overlapping each other on a white background. The discs display a spectrum of colors due to the light reflection, creating a rainbow-like effect.

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