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Abbi Waxman

Biography

Abbi Waxman

Abbi Waxman, the author of THE BOOKISH LIFE OF NINA HILL, OTHER PEOPLE'S HOUSES and THE GARDEN OF SMALL BEGINNINGS, is a chocolate-loving, dog-loving woman who lives in Los Angeles and lies down as much as possible. She worked in advertising for many years, which is how she learned to write fiction. She has three daughters, three dogs, three cats and one very patient husband.

Abbi Waxman

Books by Abbi Waxman

by Abbi Waxman - Fiction, Women's Fiction

The only child of a single mother, Nina Hill has her life just as she wants it: a job in a bookstore, a kick-butt trivia team, a world-class planner and a cat named Phil. If she sometimes suspects there might be more to life than reading, she just shrugs and picks up a new book. When the father Nina never knew existed suddenly dies, leaving behind innumerable sisters, brothers, nieces and nephews, Nina is horrified. They all live close by! It's time for Nina to come out of her comfortable shell, but she isn't convinced real life could ever live up to fiction. It's going to take a brand-new family, a persistent suitor, and the combined effects of ice cream and trivia to make her turn her own fresh page.