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Anton DiSclafani - Author

About the Author

Anton DiSclafani, 30, was raised in northern Florida, where she rode horses, competing nationally. She graduated from Emory University, and received her MFA from Washington University. She currently lives in St. Louis, where she teaches creative writing at Washington University.

 

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After Party

After Party

Author: Anton DiSclafani Format: eBook Release Date: 17/05/2016

"e;A vintage version of 'Gossip Girl' meets bigger hair."e; The Skimm"e;DiSclafani's story sparkles like the jumbo diamonds her characters wear to one-up each other. Historical fiction lovers will linger over every lush detail."e;PeopleOne of the Best New Books for Summer 2016 Good Housekeeping One of the 3 Beach Reads You Won't Be Able to Put Down O Magazine From the bestselling author ofThe Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girlscomesa story of lifelong female friendship in all its intimate agony and joy set within a world of wealth, beauty, and expectation. Joan Fortier is the epitome of Texas glamour and the center of the 1950s Houston social scene. Tall, blonde, beautiful, and strong, she dominates the room and the gossip columns. Every man wants her; every woman wants to be her. Devoted to Joan since childhood, Cece Buchanan is either her chaperone or her partner in crime, depending on whom you ask. But when Joan's radical behavior escalates the summer they are twenty-five, Cece considers it her responsibility to bring her back to the fold, ultimately forcing one provocative choice to appear the only one there is. A thrilling glimpse into the sphere of the rich and beautiful at a memorable moment in history,The After Partyunfurls a story of friendship as obsessive, euphoric, consuming, and complicated as any romance.