Lisa Tucker
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Lisa Tucker

Lisa Tucker is the author of six novels: The Song Reader, Shout Down the Moon, Once Upon a Day, The Cure for Modern Life, The Promised World, and The Winters in Bloom. Lisa grew up in Missouri. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, she went on to receive master's degrees in English and mathematics and was awarded fellowships in both fields. She has taught creative writing at the University of Pennsylvania, the Taos Writers' Conference and UCLA. Her short work has appeared in The New York Times, Seventeen, The Oxford American, and NPR's "Three Books." She currently lives in Philadelphia.

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    • Once Upon a Day

    • By: Lisa Tucker
    • Narrated by: Joyce Bean
    • Length: 11 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Dorothea's father wanted to keep his children safe. But unlike other parents, Charles O'Brien believed the only way to do so was to leave everything behind, including his very successful life....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Deep & Interesting book - BUT violent rape attempt

    • By Karen K on 07-16-13

    Regular price: $27.27

    • The Cure for Modern Life

    • By: Lisa Tucker
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 74
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Matthew and Amelia were once in love and planning to raise a family together, but a decade later, they have become professional enemies....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I LOVED THIS BOOK

    • By A. Compton on 06-21-08

    Regular price: $25.87

    • The Promised World

    • By: Lisa Tucker
    • Narrated by: Tanya Eby
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 2

    On a March afternoon, while Lila Cole is working in her quiet office, her twin brother Billy points an unloaded rifle out of a hotel window across from an elementary school, closing down a city block....

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Winters in Bloom

    • A Novel
    • By: Lisa Tucker
    • Narrated by: Joyce Bean
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 7

    Kyra and David Winter are happier than they ever expected to be. They have a comfortable home, stable careers, and a young son, Michael, whom they adore....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • fantastic and a great mystery

    • By Hope on 10-15-11

    Regular price: $20.99

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