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Meg Waite Clayton



Adrienne Defendi

New York Times bestselling author Meg Waite Clayton’s seventh novel, "The Last Train to London," is based on the true story of the Kindertransport rescue of 10,000 children from Nazi-occupied Europe—and one brave woman who helped them escape. Her prior novels include the Langum Prize honored "The Race for Paris," the number one Amazon fiction bestseller "Beautiful Exiles" and "The Wednesday Sisters," one of Entertainment Weekly's 25 Essential Best Friend Novels of all time.

A graduate of the University of Michigan and its law school, she has also written for The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The San Francisco Chronicle, Forbes, Runner's World and public radio, often on the subject of the particular challenges women face.

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Books:
The Last Train to London
Fiction / Literature
Harper
September 2019
ISBN 9780062946935
464 pages
$27.99, INSTOCK
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The New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Exiles conjures her best novel yet, a pre-World War II-era story with the emotional resonance of Orphan Train and The Nightingale, centering on the Kindertransports that carried thousands of children out of Nazi-occupied Europe—and one brave woman who helped them escape to safety. More/less

The Wednesday Sisters
Fiction / Literature
Ballantine Books
May 2009
ISBN 9780345502834
306 pages
$17.00, INSTOCK
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Friendship, loyalty, and love lie at the heart of Meg Waite Clayton’s beautifully written, poignant, and sweeping novel of five women who, over the course of four decades, come to redefine what it means to be family. More/less

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