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Jonathan Tropper was born and raised in Riverdale, New York. He attended the creative writing program at New York University Graduate School of Arts and Science, where he received a Masters degree. His novels have been translated into more than ten languages. He lives with his wife and children in Westchester, New York, and teaches writing at Manhattanville College.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Jonathan Tropper

This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper
This is Where I Leave You
Jonathan Tropper
Tropper’s comic novel about American life has now been made into a film starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda. It is a delightful rom-com as four very different, slightly estranged siblings are forced back into the family home...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/10/2014
One Last Thing Before I Go by Jonathan Tropper
One Last Thing Before I Go
Jonathan Tropper
The author of How to Talk to a Widower brings us another witty, impeccably well observed tale of modern America. Silver is a divorced 44 year old who finds out his only daughter is pregnant (which will put more...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/03/2014
One Last Thing Before I Go by Jonathan Tropper
One Last Thing Before I Go
Jonathan Tropper
January 2013 eBook of the Month. The author of How to Talk to a Widower brings us another witty, impeccably well observed tale of modern America. Silver is a divorced 44...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/01/2013
This Is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper
This Is Where I Leave You
Jonathan Tropper
When Judd’s dad dies his dying request is that his family sit Shiva (the Jewish week-long period of mourning). Judd has just found out his wife has been having an affair and the last place he wants to be is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/01/2010
This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper
This is Where I Leave You
Jonathan Tropper
May 2011 Book of the Month. The Richard & Judy-selected author of How to Talk to a Widower returns with a funny, touching, moving, powerful and poignant novel. It really is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/03/2009
Everything Changes by Jonathan Tropper
Everything Changes
Jonathan Tropper
A great novel from Jonathan Tropper. He writes sympathetic characters with believable problems who react in convincing ways. Sad, funny, brilliant and romantic, a bit of something for everyone. If you haven't already, definitely read his debut novel How...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2007
How to Talk to a Widower by Jonathan Tropper
How to Talk to a Widower
Jonathan Tropper
Reviewed on Richard & Judy on Wednesday 15th August 2007.This is such a funny book despite its sad subject matter of a young man being widowed suddenly at the age of 29. The protagonist of the novel, Doug, finds...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2007
Bush Falls by Jonathan Tropper
Bush Falls
Jonathan Tropper
American small town bigoted life is viciously exposed by a novelist basking in his fame in New York. There is the book, the film, the T-shirt and now, seventeen years later, the author returns home, the only place he is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/05/2005

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