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We’re Blushing

“Wit, warmth, and candor” — New York Times • “Impossible to put down” — Library Journal • Winner, SCIBA Best Nonfiction • “We’re set to prepare and devour everything in it” — Wall Street Journal • “A treasure” — Time Out • “Laugh-out-loud funny” — Teen Vogue • One year on the Los Angeles Times Bestseller List • “A fast-paced, intelligent tale” — Publishers Weekly • Winner, PubWest Design Award • “Don’t wait for the movie—buy the book” — Kirkus Reviews • “Witty and insightful” — Reader’s Digest • “A terrific whodunit” — The Globe & Mail • “Impress the hell out of everyone” — Lucky Peach • “Lushly designed” — Los Angeles Magazine • “We would follow this guide into hell” — Long Beach Press-Telegram • “A winner” — Booklist • “A joyous and delightful tale” — Shelf Awareness • A National Reading Group Month Selection • Sophie Brody Medal Finalist • “Disarmingly simple yet powerful prose” — Forbes • “Artful and elegant” — Jewish Journal • “A compelling read” — Mystery Scene • “It’s hilarious!” — Madeleine Brand, NPR

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Prospect Park Books at ALA Chicago!


Prospect Park’s ALA Debut! 

We’re headed to Chicago this weekend for the world’s #1 library trade show—The American Library Association’s Annual Conference & Exhibition! There’s going to be tons of booth, exhibitors, speaking events, book signings, and more, so we’re very excited to be representing Southern California. If you’re in the area, please come visit us, and make sure to try and see us on Sunday, June 25th, when two of our authors (Jill Orr and Gina Sorell) will be signing and giving away their books, “The Good Byline” and “Mothers and Other Strangers,” respectively. Check below for a full schedule, and click HERE for more info about the conference!


Friday, June 23 | 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 24 | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, June 25 | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday, June 26 | 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.


McCormick Place Convention Center
Chicago, IL

Click HERE for more info, including an exhibit directory!

Prospect Park Books Booth

We’re located in the very heart of the conference this year—our booth number is 3122B, and you can find just south of the Park area in the center of the exhibit hall floor.
Mothers and Other Strangers” author Gina Sorell will be at our booth signing books from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Sunday, June 25.
The Good Byline” author Jill Orr will be at our booth signing books from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 25.

We hope to see you there!