COLLEEN OAKLEY’S novels BEFORE I GO and CLOSE ENOUGH TO TOUCH have been named best books by People Magazine, Us Weekly, Library Journal, and Real Simple. Both novels were long-listed for the Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize.
Formerly the editor-in-chief of Women's Health & Fitness and senior editor of Marie Claire, her articles and essays have been featured in The New York Times, Ladies' Home Journal, Women's Health, Redbook, Parade, Marie Claire and Martha Stewart Weddings.
Her third novel YOU WERE THERE TOO will be published by Berkley/Penguin in Spring 2020.
Learn more about Oakley at colleenoakley.com.