Sarah Anne Johnson

Sarah Anne Johnson

#1 Nook Book March 18, 2015

#1 ! The Lightkeeper’s Wife #1 on Barnes & Noble Nook Book Bestseller List – With the BookPub promotion, The Lightkeeper’s Wife has moved to #1 on Nook.   Buy the book here >>

Kirkus Review August 21, 2014

Entangled in 19th-century social restrictions, two women experience the transformative power of grief and the resurrecting power of love. Johnson’s debut intertwines the tales of Hannah Snow, the titular lighthouse keeper’s widow, and Annie, a sea captain’s runaway wife. Tethered by social conventions and expectations to increasingly unsatisfying lives, both women strive to gain some…

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Top Ten Books on My Night Table August 13, 2014

Raintree County – Ross Lockridge Jr. Lucky Us – Amy Bloom Swamplandia! – Karen Russel The Mad and the Bad – Jean-Patrick Manchette Panic in a Suitcase -Yelena Akhtiorskaya Too Loud a Solitude – Bohumil Hrabal Godforsaken Idaho – Shawn Vestal Disgrace: A Novel – J.M. Coetze The People in the Trees – Hanya Yanagihara Song…

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Readings & Book Signings Fall 2014 July 28, 2014

September 9 – Porter Square Books, Cambridge, MA September 10 – Highland House Museum, Truro, MA September 12 – Barnes & Noble, Hyannis, MA October 9 – Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena, CA October 11 – Barnes & Noble, San Jose, CA  

Second Book Due April 1st February 8, 2014

Hard at work on Book #2…here’s a quick synopsis:   Sylvanius Thrasher wanted to be left alone. He’d achieved a comfortable solitude for ten years, three months and seventeen days, until events conspired to draw him from his simple life on the salt marsh and into the orbit of people he’d once held dear. But…

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What I’m Reading In 2014 February 6, 2014

A Man Came Out of a Door in the Mountain – Andrianne Harun The Goldfinch – Donna Tartt The Woman Upstairs – Claire Messud Someone – Alice McDermott Kinder Than Solitude – Yiyun Li Life After Life: A Novel – Jill McCorkle I Want to Show You More – Jamie Quatro Corregidora – Gayl Jones…

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