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May 2018: THE LOST LETTER (La Vie Secrète d'Elena Faber) is short-listed for the Voyageurs Lecteurs Prize in France!

March 2018: Jillian's next book is announced! IN ANOTHER TIME, the braided tale of a young Jewish and German couple, alternating between the days leading up to WWII and ten years after, exploring the themes of love and survival, passion and music, and one woman's journey to discover her forgotten past and the fate of the man she loved, to Laura Brown at Harper Perennial, at auction, by Jessica Regel at Foundry Literary + Media.

August 2017: Read Jillian's essay in Bustle's 31 Days of Reading Resistance

July 2017: Read Jillian's interview in Kveller: On Motherhood, the Holocaust in Fiction, and Summer Reads

June 2017: Read Jillian's essay: The Importance of Historical Fiction in Times of Political Turmoil

June 2017: Amazon picks THE LOST LETTER as a Best Book of the Month for June in Literature and Fiction!

June 2017: Jillian's new novel, THE LOST LETTER, is out June 13th in the US! Pre-order now >

January 2017: Translation rights to THE LOST LETTER have sold in 9 languages!

June 2016: Read Jillian's essay in LitHub"On the Anniversary of Ethel Rosenberg's Execution"

September 2015: THE HOURS COUNT on Cosmopolitan's 24 New Books to Read This Fall

September 2015: THE HOURS COUNT is one of Glamour's Biggest Books of Fall 2015

July 2015: THE HOURS COUNT in The Millions most-anticipated Fall Books

June 2015: Jillian's next novel, PROOF OF UNUSUAL DARING, sells to Riverhead

September 2014: SEARCHING FOR SKY Featured in Scholastic Teens Flyer

July 2014: Look for MARGOT in the "Target Recommends" book section!

October 2013: MARGOT is the Ladies Home Journal October book club pick

September 2013: People Magazine calls MARGOT "a convincing engaging what might-have-been" 3.5/4 stars!

September 2013: O, the Oprah Magazine reviews MARGOT!

September 2013: MARGOT makes the inaugural Library Reads list!

September 2013: MARGOT in TimeA Provocative New Novel Reimagines the Anne Frank Story

August 2013: Read Jillian's essay in The Daily Beast"Searching for the Other Frank Girl"

May 2013: MARGOT is featured at BEA!

May 2013: The Jewish Daily Forward calls MARGOT one of the 12 new books for summer!

March 2013: Jillian's next YA, SEARCHING FOR SKY, sells to Bloomsbury at auction for publication in the US & UK in 2014.

March 2012: Jillian's next book, Margotsells to Riverhead.

March 2012: Dutch rights to Margot pre-empted by Orlando.