Lauren Oliver captivated readers with her achingly beautiful first novel, BEFORE I FALL. She followed that up with her bestselling young adult Delirium Trilogy and three adult novels. Her latest book, REPLICA, was published in 2016. She is also the author of three novels for young readers, including the CURIOSITY HOUSE series. A graduate of the University of Chicago and NYU's MFA program, she lives in Brooklyn, New York. Find more information at www.laurenoliverbooks.com, or connect with Lauren on Twitter (/OliverBooks) and on Facebook (/laurenoliverbooks).
Brilliantly written, gritty, deep and compassionate. I couldn't give it a higher recommendation! * Guardian * 'BEFORE I FALL is beautifully written; brave, sincere and very addictive. It captures the essence of high-school brilliantly, and will have you laughing, crying and philosophising. I wholeheartedly recommend BEFORE I FALL. The best book I've read in the last year.' * www.novelicious.com * BEFORE I FALL is amazing, fantastic, a groundbreaking debut. * www.wondrousreads.com * Beautifully written * Daily Record * Take the concept of Groundhog Day, add stunning prose and layers of emotional development, and the result is a book to fall in love with over and over again * Daily Record * This is very special . . . It's full of 'what ifs' and raw emotion * Sarah Broadhurst, The Bookseller * A pitch-perfect Groundhog Day/Lovely Bones hybrid * guardian.co.uk * Tender, funny and raw * Marie Claire * A beautifully written and outrageously weepy tale. * Daily Mirror * This book will take your breath away * She * A thought-provoking and compelling story that is brave and insightful for a new author * Sun * Heartbreakingly good . . . Up there with Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones, it'll make you want to hold close the ones you love and never let them go. Impossible to forget. * News of the World * Gossip Girl meets Groundhog Day * Grazia * Moving and thought-provoking * Woman * Poignant . . . This tale of second chances will have you clinging on to your Kleenex * Now * A book to fall in love with * Bella * 'Beautifully written, compelling and poignant, a truly memorable read' ***** * Closer * A startling piece of writing that is utterly believable and beautifully told... If you only read one book this year, it should be this one. * www.thebookbag.co.uk * A very sophisticated novel . . . Oliver handles her characters with an impressive lightness of touch and writes evocatively about youth . . . a clever, funny, insightful and utterly addictive novel * Daily Mail * Hugely moving and gorgeously written . . . an extremely clever and well-written novel that is ultimately uplifting. * Heat *