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Jennifer E. Smith - Author

About the Author

Jennifer E. Smith is the author of Hello, Goodbyeand Everything In Between, The Geography of You and Me, This Is What Happy Looks Like, The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight, The Storm Makers, You Are Here, and The Comeback Season. She earned a master's degree in creative writing from the University of St Andrews in Scotland, and her work has been translated into thirty-three languages. She currently lives in New York City.

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Featured books by Jennifer E. Smith

This is What Happy Looks Like

This is What Happy Looks Like

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/10/2013

If fate sent you an email, would you answer? It's June - seventeen-year-old Ellie O'Neill's least favourite time of year. Her tiny hometown is annually invaded by tourists, and this year there's the added inconvenience of a film crew. Even the arrival of Hollywood heartthrob Graham Larkin can't lift her mood. But there is something making Ellie very happy. Ever since an email was accidentally sent to her a few months ago, she's been corresponding with a mysterious stranger, the two of them sharing their hopes and fears. Their developing relationship is not without its secrets though - there's the truth about Ellie's past...and her pen pal's real identity. When they finally meet in person, things are destined to get much more complicated. Can two people, worlds apart but brought together by chance, make it against all the odds? Spanning one fateful summer, Jennifer E. Smith's new novel proves that life - and love - are full of unexpected connections and happy mistakes.

Other books by Jennifer E. Smith

Windfall

Windfall

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/05/2017

Windfall

Windfall

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 02/05/2017

This romantic story of hope, chance, and change from the author of The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight is one JENNY HAN says is filled with all of her "e;favorite things,"e; MORGAN MATSON calls ';something wonderful' and STEPHANIE PERKINS says ';is rich with the intensity of real love.'Alice has never believed in luck, but that doesn't stop her from rooting for love. After pining for her best friend Teddy for years, she jokingly gifts him a lottery ticketattached to a note professing her loveon his birthday. Then, the unthinkable happens: heactually wins.At first, it seems like the luckiest thing on earth. But as Teddy gets swept up by his $140 million windfall and fame and fortune come between them, Alice is forced to consider whether her stroke of good fortune might have been anything but.She bought a winning lottery ticket. He collected the cash. Will they realize that true love's the real prize?Featured in Seventeen Magazine's "e;What's Hot Now"e;';Windfall is about all of my favorite thingsa girl's first big love, her first big loss, andher first big luck.' JENNY HAN, New York Times bestselling author of To All the Boys I've Loved Before ';Windfall is perfectly named; reading it, I felt like I had suddenly found something wonderful.' MORGAN MATSON, New York Times bestselling author of The Unexpected Everything ';Windfall is rich with the intensity of real love in all its heartache and hope.' STEPHANIE PERKINS, New York Times bestselling author of Isla and the Happily Ever After"e;If you're looking for your next great read, then you're in 'luck!'"e;Justine Magazine

Dich immer wiedersehen

Dich immer wiedersehen

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 28/07/2016

Stromausfall in New York: Lucy und Owen lernen sich irgendwo zwischen dem 10. und 11. Stock kennen, steckengeblieben im Fahrstuhl eines Hochhauses. Doch auch in volliger Dunkelheit sind sich die beiden gleich sehr sympathisch. Als sie nach ihrer Rettung durch die dunklen Straen von Manhattan schlendern, steht fur beide fest, dass sie ziemlich gut zusammenpassen. Doch mit dem Strom kehrt leider auch die Realitat zuruck: Lucy wird mit ihren Eltern in wenigen Tagen nach Europa ziehen. Wann und wo wird sie Owen wiedersehen? Ein wunderbarer neuer Schmoker von Jennifer Smith ("e;Geschmack von Gluck"e;) - hochromantisch, unterhaltsam und trotzdem mit Tiefgang.

Hello, Goodbye, And Everything In Between

Hello, Goodbye, And Everything In Between

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: Paperback Release Date: 21/04/2016

One night. A life-changing decision. And a list... Of course Clare made a list. She creates lists for everything. That's just how she is. But tonight is Clare and Aidan's last night before college and this list will decide their future, together or apart. It takes them on a rollercoaster ride through their past - from the first hello in science class to the first conversation at a pizza joint, their first kiss at the beach and their first dance in a darkened gymnasium - all the way up to tonight. A night of laughs, fresh hurts, last-minute kisses and an inevitable goodbye. But will it be goodbye forever or goodbye for now?

Umwege zum Gluck

Umwege zum Gluck

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 13/02/2016

Ein Jahr ist es her, dass Ellie und Graham sich per Zufall kennengelernt haben. Ein einziger kleiner Tippfehler hat sie zusammengebracht und sie haben sich Hals uber Kopf ineinander verliebt. Aber seither ist viel passiert. Ellie ist an der Uni und Graham dreht weiterhin Filme. Emails schreiben sie sich schon lange nicht mehr. Doch dann unternimmt Ellie einen Ausflug nach New York, wo just an dem Wochenende Grahams neuer Film Premiere hat und die beiden treffen vollig unvermutet noch einmal aufeinander ... In dieser Kurzgeschichte begegnen sich die beiden wunderbaren Protagonisten aus "e;Der Geschmack von Glck"e; in einer verzauberten Nacht in Manhatten wieder. Wird es ihnen gelingen, die Verletzungen der Vergangenheit zu berwinden und auf "e;Umwegen zum Glck"e; zu finden?

Happy Again

Happy Again

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 14/04/2015

Ellie O'Neill and Graham Larkin fell hard for each other when a misspelled email address unexpectedly brought them together. Now, over a year has passed since they said goodbye with the promise to stay in touch, and their daily emails have dwindled to nothing. Ellie is a freshman in college and has told herself to move on, and Graham has kept himself busy starring in more movies, as well as a few tabloid columns. But fate brought these two together once before--and it isn't done with them yet. In this sequel novella to This is What Happy Looks Like, Jennifer E. Smith revisits two beloved characters to tell the story of one magical night in Manhattan. When Ellie and Graham come face to face once more, can they get past the months of silence and the hurt feelings to find their happily-ever-after again? Word Count: ~18,000

The Geography Of You And Me

The Geography Of You And Me

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/10/2014

For fans of John Green, Stephanie Perkins and Sarah Ockler, THE GEOGRAPHY OF YOU AND ME is a story for anyone who's ever longed to meet someone special, for anyone who's searched for home and found it where they least expected it. Owen lives in the basement. Lucy lives on the 24th floor. But when the power goes out in the midst of a New York heatwave, they find themselves together for the first time: stuck in a lift between the 10th and 11th floors. As they await help, they start talking... The brief time they spend together leaves a mark. And as their lives take them to Edinburgh and San Francisco, to Prague and to Portland they can't shake the memory of the time they shared. Postcards cross the globe when they themselves can't, as Owen and Lucy experience the joy - and pain - of first love. And as they make their separate journeys in search of home, they discover that sometimes it is a person rather than a place that anchors you most in the world.

This is What Happy Looks Like

This is What Happy Looks Like

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/10/2013

If fate sent you an email, would you answer? It's June - seventeen-year-old Ellie O'Neill's least favourite time of year. Her tiny hometown is annually invaded by tourists, and this year there's the added inconvenience of a film crew. Even the arrival of Hollywood heartthrob Graham Larkin can't lift her mood. But there is something making Ellie very happy. Ever since an email was accidentally sent to her a few months ago, she's been corresponding with a mysterious stranger, the two of them sharing their hopes and fears. Their developing relationship is not without its secrets though - there's the truth about Ellie's past...and her pen pal's real identity. When they finally meet in person, things are destined to get much more complicated. Can two people, worlds apart but brought together by chance, make it against all the odds? Spanning one fateful summer, Jennifer E. Smith's new novel proves that life - and love - are full of unexpected connections and happy mistakes.

Der Geschmack von Gluck

Der Geschmack von Gluck

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 25/07/2013

Ein einziger, kleiner Tippfehler und schon landet die Email von Graham Larkin, dem zurzeit am heiesten umschwarmten Teeniestar, in Ellies Postfach - ganz am anderen Ende der USA und in einer vollkommen anderen Welt: ohne Glamour, dafur mit Ferienjob in einer Eisdiele. Dennoch, und ohne, dass der eine irgendetwas vom anderen wei, entspinnt sich sofort ein wunderbarer, spruhender Dialog zwischen den beiden. Sie konnen uber Gott und die Welt miteinander reden, nur nicht daruber, wer sie in Wirklichkeit sind. Doch dann schlgt Graham als Drehort fr seinen neuesten Film Ellies kleines Kstenstdtchen vor, weil er sie endlich persnlich kennenlernen will. Aber wie macht man das als berall bekannter Filmstar und warum scheut umgekehrt Ellie die ffentlichkeit so sehr?

Punktlandung in Sachen Liebe

Punktlandung in Sachen Liebe

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 11/06/2013

Hadley graut schon seit Monaten vor diesem Tag: Sie muss bei der Hochzeit ihres Vaters Brautjungfer sein - dabei hat sie seine Verlobte noch nicht einmal kennengelernt. Zu allem Uberfluss verpasst sie auch noch ihren Flug und sitzt fur ein paar Stunden auf dem uberfullten New Yorker Flughafen fest. Doch dann trifft sie Oliver, den Jungen mit dem verwuschelten Haar und dem Puderzucker auf dem Hemd, der wie sie nach London fliegt. Hadley bleibt genau eine Fluglange Zeit, um sein Herz zu gewinnen...

The Storm Makers

The Storm Makers

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: Paperback Release Date: 31/01/2013

A wonderful adventure for children from an author at the top of her game. For fans of Lauren St John and Eva Ibbotson. What starts as an ordinary summer turns exciting and perilous for twins Ruby and Simon when strange things start happening on their farm - sudden gusts of wind, rainstorms, and even tornado warnings - that seem eerily connected to Simon's emotions. Then a stranger arrives and tells the twins that Simon is a Storm Maker - part of a clandestine group of people entrusted with controlling and taming the weather - and that he is in great danger. Simon and Ruby must race against the clock as they try to master Simon's powers in time to stop a rogue Storm Maker's treacherous - and potentially deadly - plans. In this thrilling new adventure, loyalties can shift as quickly as the wind...and the ordinary can turn extraordinary in the blink of an eye.

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/05/2012

Who would have guessed that four minutes could change everything? Imagine if she hadn't fogotten the book. Or if there hadn't been traffic on the expressway. Or if she hadn't fumbled the coins for the toll. What if she'd run just that little bit faster and caught the flight she was supposed to be on. Would it have been something else - the weather over the atlantic or a fault with the plane? Hadley isn't sure if she believes in destiny or fate but, on what is potentially the worst day of each of their lives, it's the quirks of timing and chance events that mean Hadley meets Oliver... Set over a 24-hour-period, Hadley and Oliver's story will make you believe that true love finds you when you're least expecting it.

Storm Makers

Storm Makers

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 03/04/2012

Enter the world of The Storm Makers, where there's magic behind every forecast. What starts as an ordinary summer turns exciting and perilous for twins Ruby and Simon when strange occurrences begin happening on their farm -- sudden gusts of wind, rainstorms, and even tornado warnings -- that seem eerily timed to Simon's emotions.Then a stranger arrives and tells the twins that Simon is a Storm Maker -- part of a clandestine group of people entrusted with controlling and taming the weather -- and that he is in great danger. Soon Simon and Ruby must race against the clock as they try to master Simon's powers in time to stop a rogue Storm Maker's treacherous -- and potentially deadly -- plans.In this thrilling new adventure, loyalties can shift as quickly as the wind . . . and the ordinary can turn extraordinary in the blink of an eye.

Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

Author: Jennifer E. Smith Format: eBook Release Date: 02/01/2012

Quirks of timing feature in this romantic novel about family connections, second chances, and first loves. Set over a twenty-four-hour-period, Hadley and Oliver find that true love can be unexpected.Today should be one of the worst days of seventeen-year-old Hadley Sullivan's life. Having just missed her flight, she's stuck at JFK airport and late to her father's second wedding, which is taking place in London and involves a soon-to-be stepmother Hadley's never even met. Then she meets the perfect boy in the airport's cramped waiting area. His name is Oliver, he's British, and he's sitting in her row. A long night on the plane passes in the blink of an eye, and Hadley and Oliver lose track of each other in the airport chaos upon arrival. Can fate intervene to bring them together once more?