Hallie Ephron
New York Times bestselling author


August, 2019
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Emily Harlow is a professional organizer who helps people declutter their lives; she’s married to man who can’t drive past a yard sale without stopping. He’s filled their basement, attic, and garage with his finds.

Sometimes she finds herself wondering: Does he spark joy?




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Forty years ago, a little girl and her doll disappeared; today the doll comes back

Mary Higgins Clark Award finalist
Audiofile EARPHONES AWARD winner
New York Public Library Pick for Adults!

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1918 Edgar Awards:
Hallie & fellow Mary Higgins Clark Award Finalists

Nadine Nettman (Uncorking a Lie), Ellen Crosby (The Vineyard Victims), Lori Rader-Day (The Day I Died), Carol Goodman (The Widow’s House), & Hallie (You’ll Never Know, Dear)

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Jungle Red Writers win the
ANTHONY AWARD for best on-line content  

At home in my office…

 “Growing Up Ephron” in “O” Magazine


Upcoming Events

CRIMECONN 2019 at the Ferguson Library in Stamford, CT — Mystery Writers...
Tuscany! 10-day writing workshop REGISTER NOW! “From Inspiration to Book,” a personalized...
2019 Willamette Writers Conference” – Hallie will teach a small intensive master...

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In the News

Kirkus rates Careful What You Wish For: “In a word — neat.”

APRIL 28, 2019, KIRKUS REVIEWS Careful What You Wish For: “Ephron’s tidy approach to stowing clues, arousing suspicions, keeping the chaos of the climax under control, then tying up loose ends makes her a professional organizer of this type of entertainment. In a word—neat.”

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