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Joyce Maynard Interview, plus links to author biography, book summaries, excerpts and reviews

Joyce Maynard

Joyce Maynard

An interview with Joyce Maynard

Watch a brief video of Joyce Maynard discussing The Good Daughters and "the drama of human relationships."

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How the Light Gets In jacket Count the Ways jacket After Her jacket The Good Daughters jacket
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All the books below are recommended as read-alikes for Joyce Maynard but some maybe more relevant to you than others depending on which books by the author you have read and enjoyed. So look for the suggested read-alikes by title linked on the right.
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  • Jo Baker

    Jo Baker

    Jo Baker was born in Lancashire and educated in Oxford and Belfast. The Undertow is her first publication in the United States. She is the author of three previous novels published in the United Kingdom: Offcomer, The Mermaid... (more)

    If you enjoyed:
    The Good Daughters

    Try:
    The Undertow
    by Jo Baker

  • Elizabeth Berg

    Elizabeth Berg

    Elizabeth Berg is the author of many bestselling novels, including Open House (an Oprah's Book Club selection), Talk Before Sleep, and The Year of Pleasures, as well as the short story collection The Day I Ate Whatever I... (more)

    If you enjoyed:
    The Good Daughters

    Try:
    The Year of Pleasures
    by Elizabeth Berg

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