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Lauren Strasnick

Biography

Lauren Strasnick

Lauren Strasnick is a graduate of the California Institute of the Arts MFA Writing Program. Her debut novel, NOTHING LIKE YOU (Simon Pulse/S&S, 2009), was an RWA RITA award finalist in two categories, Best First Book and YA Romance. Her second novel, HER AND ME AND YOU (Simon Pulse/S&S, 2010), was a 2012 ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers. THEN YOU WERE GONE (Simon Pulse/S&S), Lauren’s third book, will be out in January 2013.

Lauren Strasnick

Books by Lauren Strasnick

by Lauren Strasnick - Coming of Age, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Mental Health, Relationships, Romance, Social Issues, Young Adult 12+

Natalie and Dan were electric from the moment they met. Witty banter and sizzling chemistry made falling in love easy. But that was before a hundred tiny slights broke them open and exposed the ugly truth of their relationship. And now Natalie wants Dan to know just how much he broke her. Over the course of one fateful day, Dan reads sixteen letters that Natalie has secretly, brilliantly hidden in places only he will find. And as he pieces together her version of their love story, he realizes that she has one final message for him. One that might just send his carefully constructed life tumbling down.

by Lauren Strasnick - Psychological Suspense, Suspense, Youth Fiction

Two years ago, Adrienne’s best friend walked out of her life. One week ago, she left Adrienne a desperate, muffled voicemail. Adrienne never called back. Now Dakota is missing. She left behind a string of broken hearts and a suicide note. Adrienne can’t stop obsessing over what might have happened if she’d answered Dakota’s call. And she’s increasingly convinced that Dakota must still be alive.