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Lisa Jewell Biography & Facts

Lisa Jewell (born 19 July 1968) is a British author of popular fiction. Her books include Ralph's Party, Thirtynothing, After The Party (a sequel to Ralph's Party), and later Then She Was Gone, The Family Upstairs, Invisible Girl and The Night She Disappeared. Her latest book The Family Remains was published in July of 2022. Life Jewell was born in London and educated at St. Michael's Catholic Grammar School in Finchley, north London, leaving school after one day in the sixth form to do an art foundation course at Barnet College followed by a diploma in fashion illustration at Epsom School of Art & Design. She worked in fashion retail for several years, namely Warehouse and Thomas Pink.After being made redundant, Jewell accepted a challenge from her friend, Yasmin Boland, to write three chapters of a novel in exchange for dinner at her favourite restaurant. Those three chapters were eventually developed into Jewell's debut novel Ralph's Party, which then became the UK's bestselling debut novel in 1999.In 2008 she was awarded the Melissa Nathan Award For Comedy Romance for her novel 31 Dream Street.She currently lives in Swiss Cottage, London with her husband Jascha, and daughters Amelie Mae (born 2003) and Evie Scarlett (born 2007). Bibliography Novels Ralph's Party (1999) Thirtynothing (2000) One Hit Wonder (2001) A Friend of the Family (2004) Vince and Joy (2005) 31 Dream Street (2007) Roommates Wanted (2008) – alternative title for 31 Dream Street The Truth About Melody Browne (2009) After The Party (2010) The Making of Us (2011) Before I Met You (2012) The House We Grew Up In (2013) The Third Wife (2014) The Girls (aka The Girls in the Garden) (2015) I Found You (2016) Then She Was Gone (2017) Watching You (2018) The Family Upstairs (2019) Invisible Girl (2020) The Night She Disappeared (2021) The Family Remains (2022)References External links Lisa Jewell's official Facebook Page Lisa Jewell's Twitter profile Lisa Jewell official site. Discover the Lisa Jewell popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Lisa Jewell books.

Best Seller Lisa Jewell Books of 2023

  • In Her Eyes synopsis, comments

    In Her Eyes

    Sarah Alderson

    FROM THE AUTHOR OF FRIENDS LIKE THESE, THIS WILL KEEP YOU UP ALL NIGHT.You're at home with your family. You think you're safe. You're wrong . . . Ava's life is the kind other peopl...

  • Gravity synopsis, comments


    Tess Gerritsen

    In this propulsive, “nonstop read” (USA TODAY) from the New York Times bestselling author of The Shape of Night, a NASA doctor is in a deadly race against time to destroy a lethal ...

  • I Found You synopsis, comments

    I Found You

    Lisa Jewell

    “Readers of Liane Moriarty, Paula Hawkins, and Ruth Ware will love.” Library Journal (starred review)“Jewell’s novel explores the space between going missing and being lost….how th...

  • The Other Passenger synopsis, comments

    The Other Passenger

    Louise Candlish

    One of CrimeReads’s Most Anticipated Crime Books of 2021 Longlisted for the Theakston Old Peculier 2021 Crime Novel of the Year The “queen of the suckerpunch twist” (Ruth Ware, #1 ...

  • The Family Remains synopsis, comments

    The Family Remains

    Lisa Jewell

    INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“The pageturner will sate fans and win over new readers alike…a solid standalone tale of mystery and suspense.” USA TODAYFrom the #1 New York Times...

  • Greenwich Park synopsis, comments

    Greenwich Park

    Katherine Faulkner

    “A twisty, fastpaced” (The Sunday Times, London) debut thriller, as electrifying as the #1 New York Times bestseller The Girl on the Train, about impending motherhood, unreliable f...

  • The It Girl synopsis, comments

    The It Girl

    Ruth Ware

    INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe #1 New York Times bestselling author of the “claustrophobic spinetingler” (People) One by One returns with an unputdownable mystery following a...

  • Local Woman Missing synopsis, comments

    Local Woman Missing

    Mary Kubica

    New York Times Bestseller"Dark and twisty, with whiteknuckle tension and jawdropping surprises." Riley Sager, New York Times bestselling author of Home Before DarkIn...

  • One by One synopsis, comments

    One by One

    Ruth Ware

    This instant New York Times bestseller and “claustrophobic spinetingler” (People) from Ruth Ware follows a group of employees trapped on a snowcovered mountain.Getting snowed in at...

  • All the Missing Girls synopsis, comments

    All the Missing Girls

    Megan Miranda

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A New York Times Book Review “Editors’ Choice” Entertainment Weekly Thriller RoundUp The Wall Street Journal 5 Killer Books for 2016 Hollywood Reporte...

  • In a Cottage in a Wood synopsis, comments

    In a Cottage in a Wood

    Cass Green

    Her dream home will become her worst nightmare…A dark and twisty psychological thriller from the No.1 ebook bestselling author of The Woman Next Door.A strange encounterNeve comes ...

  • The Key synopsis, comments

    The Key

    Kathryn Hughes

    From the #1 bestselling author of The Letter Kathryn Hughes comes The Key, an unforgettable story of a heartbreaking secret that will stay with you for ever. 'A wonderful, enthrall...

  • Creep synopsis, comments


    Jennifer Hillier

    Pulsing with the dark obsession of Radiohead’s song “Creep,” Jennifer Hillier’s superb debut thriller is a terrifying catandmouse game between a woman with everything to lose, and ...

  • Await Your Reply synopsis, comments

    Await Your Reply

    Dan Chaon

    BONUS: This edition contains an Await Your Reply discussion guide. The lives of three strangers interconnect in unforeseen ways–and with unexpected consequences–in acclaimed autho...

  • Watching You synopsis, comments

    Watching You

    Lisa Jewell

    “Quickly and assuredly, Jewell builds an ecosystem of countervailing suspicions…Tricky, clever, unexpected.” New York Times Book Review“Brace yourself as Jewell stacks up the secre...

  • A Wedding Wager synopsis, comments

    A Wedding Wager

    Jane Feather

    The New York Times bestselling author Jane Feather delights with the second in the scintillating and sexy Blackwater Brides trilogy featuring three noble brothers who must marry a ...

  • The Royal Secret synopsis, comments

    The Royal Secret

    Lucinda Riley

    Note to readers: In the UK, this book is published under the title The Love Letter.“Plenty of twists, flashbacks, and a dash of romance keep the suspense high. For anyone looking f...

  • Anatomy of a Scandal synopsis, comments

    Anatomy of a Scandal

    Sarah Vaughan

    NOW A HIT NETFLIX SERIESInstant International Bestseller“A nuanced story line perfectly in tune with our #metoo times.” People, Book of the Week“One of the season’s most buzzedabou...

  • Found synopsis, comments


    Erin Kinsley

    A MISSING CHILD RETURNS. BUT WHO TOOK HIM? BBC RADIO 2 BOOK CLUB CHOICE SUNDAY TIMES CRIME CLUB PICK 'Brilliant, utterly compelling, heartwrenching...I was gripped and loved it.'...

  • After the Party synopsis, comments

    After the Party

    Lisa Jewell

    "Lisa Jewell’s writing is like a big warm hug. After the Party is a touching, insightful, and gripping story which I simply couldn’t put down." Sophie Kinsella From the New York Ti...

  • The Vanishing Year synopsis, comments

    The Vanishing Year

    Kate Moretti

    “The Vanishing Year is a stunner. A perfectly compulsive read that's impossible to put down.” –Mary Kubica“A chilling, powerful tale of nerveshattering suspense.” –Heather Gudenkau...

  • The Perfect Neighbors synopsis, comments

    The Perfect Neighbors

    Sarah Pekkanen

    The New York Times bestselling coauthor of the “creepycrawly tale” (The New York Times Book Review) An Anonymous Girl and The Wife Between Us questions just how well we really know...

  • Invisible Girl synopsis, comments

    Invisible Girl

    Lisa Jewell

    AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“I absolutely loved Invisible GirlLisa Jewell has a way of combining furiously twisty, utterly gripping plots with wonderfully rich characteriza...

  • The Guilty Wife synopsis, comments

    The Guilty Wife

    Elle Croft

    THE TOP 10 EBOOK BESTSELLER 'A gripping tale of betrayal, deceit, and duplicity. Fabulous.' Jenny Blackhurst, author of How I Lost You 'Relentless and intense...I loved the final ...

  • One in Three synopsis, comments

    One in Three

    Tess Stimson

    ‘O!M!G! This just blew me away…. Gripping, compelling… I could not put this down… Be prepared to be amazed… 5 very excited stars.’ Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐Both of them loved him. ...

  • Everything You Want Me to Be synopsis, comments

    Everything You Want Me to Be

    Mindy Mejia

    Full of twists and turns, Everything You Want Me to Be reconstructs a year in the life of a dangerously mesmerizing young woman, during which a small town’s darkest secrets come to...

  • A Loving Scoundrel synopsis, comments

    A Loving Scoundrel

    Johanna Lindsey

    This “delightfully engaging” (RT Book Reviews) entry in New York Times bestselling author Johanna Lindsey’s MaloryAnderson Family series follows the son of a gentleman pirate as he...

  • Looker synopsis, comments


    Laura Sims

    Featured on Best of Lists in Vogue, People, Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple, Southern Living, and moreIn this “wicked slow burn” (Entertainment Weekly) of psychological suspense,...

  • One Little Mistake synopsis, comments

    One Little Mistake

    Emma Curtis

    'A dark pageturning debut of friendship, deceit and lies' Woman & Home'A compelling pageturner which kept me reading well into the night' Jane Corry, author of My Husband's Wif...

  • The Family Upstairs synopsis, comments

    The Family Upstairs

    Lisa Jewell

    INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A GOOD MORNING AMERICA COVER TO COVER BOOK CLUB PICK “Rich, dark, and intricately twisted, this enthralling whodunit mixes family saga with domest...

  • Mirrorland synopsis, comments


    Carole Johnstone

    “Unnerving.” People “Unsettling...unlocks its mysteries slowly.” The New York Times Book Review “A dark, twisty, and richly atmospheric exploration of the power of imagination” Rut...

  • The Last Thing He Told Me synopsis, comments

    The Last Thing He Told Me

    Laura Dave

    The instant #1 New York Times bestselling mystery and Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick that’s captivated more than two million readers about a woman searching for the truth about h...

  • The Third Wife synopsis, comments

    The Third Wife

    Lisa Jewell

    “The Third Wife is a summer gem. The story is complex…the many characters well drawn... Readers of Donna Tartt and Tana French will recognize Jewell’s pacing for what it is: essent...

  • No Choice But Seduction synopsis, comments

    No Choice But Seduction

    Johanna Lindsey

    #1 New York Times bestselling author Johanna Lindsey brings the ninth novel following the aristocratic Malory familya passionate, witty, and highspirited tale that provides startli...

  • Before I Met You synopsis, comments

    Before I Met You

    Lisa Jewell

    “Lisa Jewell leaves the chicklit tag firmly behind with Before I Met You, a poignant story about a young woman uncovering her grandmother’s bohemian life in 1920s Londonand finding...

  • Big Summer synopsis, comments

    Big Summer

    Jennifer Weiner

    A deliciously funny, remarkably poignant “beach read to end all beach reads” (Entertainment Weekly) about the power of friendship, the lure of frenemies, and the importance of maki...

  • Then She Was Gone synopsis, comments

    Then She Was Gone

    Lisa Jewell

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Invisible Girl and The Truth About Melody Browne comes a “riveting” (PopSugar) and “acutely observed famil...

  • The House We Grew Up In synopsis, comments

    The House We Grew Up In

    Lisa Jewell

    From the New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone…OUR HOUSE. OUR FAMILY. OUR SECRETS.Meet the pictureperfect Bird family: pragmatic Meg, dreamy Beth, and towheaded tw...

  • The Housemate synopsis, comments

    The Housemate

    Claudia Pattison

    YOU SHOULD NEVER HAVE LET HER IN.A gripping and twisting psychological thriller with an ending you'll never forget, THE HOUSEMATE is perfect for fans of Louise Jensen, Jane Corry, ...

  • The Girls in the Garden synopsis, comments

    The Girls in the Garden

    Lisa Jewell

    “A pageturner for readers who like beach reads on the dark side” (People), this unputdownable domestic thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone a...

  • Ill Will synopsis, comments

    Ill Will

    Dan Chaon

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER Two sensational unsolved crimesone in the past, another in the presentare linked by one man’s memory and selfdeception in this chilling novel of literary suspe...

  • The Appeal synopsis, comments

    The Appeal

    Janice Hallett

    INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER Named a Best Book of 2022 by The New York Times, Air Mail, and more!“[W]itty, original…a delight.” The New York TimesPerfect for fans of Ruth Ware and Lisa...

  • The Other Wife synopsis, comments

    The Other Wife

    Michael Robotham

    The ninth thriller in the Joe O'Loughlin series, the inspiration for the major ITV series The Suspect starring Aidan Turner.'Superbly constructed . . . a breathtaking twist' Daily ...

  • Her One Mistake synopsis, comments

    Her One Mistake

    Heidi Perks

    What should have been a funfilled, carefree day takes a tragic turn for the worse for one mother when her best friend’s child goes missing in this “seriously pageturning” (Lisa Jew...

  • The Night She Disappeared synopsis, comments

    The Night She Disappeared

    Lisa Jewell

    From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone comes “her best thriller yet” (Harlan Coben, New York Times bestselling author) about a young couple’s disappeara...

  • Woman on the Edge synopsis, comments

    Woman on the Edge

    Samantha M. Bailey

    #1 NATIONAL BESTSELLERA moment on the subway platform changes two women’s lives forevera debut thriller that will take your breath away.A total stranger on the subway platform whis...

  • The Making of Us synopsis, comments

    The Making of Us

    Lisa Jewell

    From the New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone comes a “compelling and heartbreaking” (Jojo Moyes) novel about three strangers who are brought together by the fath...