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Lisa Jewell

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in London, The United Kingdom





Lisa was born in London in 1968. Her mother was a secretary and her father was a textile agent and she was brought up in the northernmost reaches of London with her two younger sisters. She was educated at a Catholic girls’ Grammar school in Finchley. After leaving school at sixteen she spent two years at Barnet College doing an arts foundation course and then two years at Epsom School of Art & Design studying Fashion Illustration and Communication.

She worked for the fashion chain Warehouse for three years as a PR assistant and then for Thomas Pink, the Jermyn Street shirt company for four years as a receptionist and PA. She started her first novel, Ralph’s Party, for a bet in 1996. She finished it in 1997 and it was published by PenguiLisa was born in London in 1968. Her mother was a secretary and her father was a textile agent and she was brought up in the northernmost reaches of London with her two younger sisters. She was educated at a Catholic girls’ Grammar school in Finchley. After leaving school at sixteen she spent two years at Barnet College doing an arts foundation course and then two years at Epsom School of Art & Design studying Fashion Illustration and Communication.

She worked for the fashion chain Warehouse for three years as a PR assistant and then for Thomas Pink, the Jermyn Street shirt company for four years as a receptionist and PA. She started her first novel, Ralph’s Party, for a bet in 1996. She finished it in 1997 and it was published by Penguin books in May 1998. It went on to become the best-selling debut novel of that year.

She has since written a further nine novels, as is currently at work on her eleventh.

She now lives in an innermost part of north London with her husband Jascha, an IT consultant, her daughters, Amelie and Evie and her silver tabbies, Jack and Milly.


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The House We Grew Up In
3.88 avg rating — 17,251 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
I Found You
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 14,619 ratings — published 2016 — 24 editions
The Girls in the Garden
3.59 avg rating — 13,389 ratings — published 2015 — 19 editions
Ralph's Party (Ralph's Party #1)
3.59 avg rating — 8,654 ratings — published 1999 — 32 editions
Thirtynothing
3.58 avg rating — 7,085 ratings — published 2000 — 26 editions
The Truth About Melody Browne
3.84 avg rating — 6,408 ratings — published 2009 — 15 editions
The Third Wife
3.61 avg rating — 5,118 ratings — published 2014 — 7 editions
Then She Was Gone
4.38 avg rating — 5,078 ratings — published 2017 — 18 editions
Before I Met You
3.87 avg rating — 3,912 ratings — published 2012 — 12 editions
Vince and Joy
3.72 avg rating — 3,056 ratings — published 2005 — 25 editions
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