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Anna Godbersen

Biography

Anna Godbersen

Anna Godbersen is the former literary editor's assistant at Esquire. She wrote weekly book reviews for the magazine's website and has written for The New York Times Book Review and The Chattahoochee Review, where she is a contributing editor.

Anna Godbersen

Books by Anna Godbersen

by Anna Godbersen - Fiction, Friendship, Historical Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 13+

It’s 1871, and Emmeline is poised to take Chicago’s high society by storm. Between her father’s sudden wealth and her engagement to Chicago’s most eligible bachelor, Emmeline has it all. But she can’t stop thinking about the life she left behind, including Anders Magnuson. Fiona, Emmeline’s childhood best friend, is delighted by her friend’s rise to prominence, especially since it means Fiona is free to pursue Anders herself. But when Emmeline risks everything for one final fling with Anders, Fiona feels betrayed. As the summer turns to fall, friendships are tested, hearts are broken and the tiniest spark might set everything ablaze.

by Anna Godbersen - Historical Romance

In the dramatic conclusion to the bestselling Luxe series, New York's most dazzling socialites chase dreams, cling to promises, and tempt fate. As society watches what will become of the city's oldest families and newest fortunes, one question remains: Will its stars fade away or will they shine ever brighter?

by Anna Godbersen - Romance

After bidding goodbye to New York's brightest star, Elizabeth Holland, rumors continue to fly about her untimely demise. As old friends become rivals, Manhattan's most dazzling socialites find their futures threatened by whispers from the past.

by Anna Godbersen - Historical Romance

Two months after Elizabeth Holland's dramatic homecoming, Manhattan eagerly awaits her return to the pinnacle of society. When Elizabeth refuses to rejoin her sister Diana's side, however, those watching New York's favorite family begin to suspect that all is not as it seems behind the stately doors of No. 17 Gramercy Park South. 

by Anna Godbersen - Historical Romance

This is Manhattan, 1899. In a world of luxury and deception, where appearance matters above everything and breaking the social code means running the risk of being ostracized forever, five teenagers lead dangerously scandalous lives. This thrilling trip to the age of innocence is anything but innocent.

by Anna Godbersen - Fiction, Historical Fiction

The Bright Young Things go to White Cove to escape the heat of Manhattan and to make the summer of 1929 one they'll never forget.

by Anna Godbersen - Fiction, Historical Romance

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Luxe comes the second book in an epic series set in the dizzying last summer of the Jazz Age.

by Anna Godbersen - Romance

From Manhattan speakeasies to downtown boarding houses, from the bridges of Brooklyn to estates on Long Island, BRIGHT YOUNG THINGS marks the beginning of a new series by The Luxe author Anna Godbersen, set in the last wild summer before the Great Stock Market Crash of 1929.