The Sweeney Sisters
Paperback Out April 6
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An accomplished storyteller returns with her biggest, boldest, most entertaining novel yet—a hilarious, heartfelt story about books, love, sisterhood, and the surprises we discover in our DNA that combines the wit of Jonathan Tropper with the heart of Susan Wiggs. Learn more…

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The Sweeney Sisters, A Novel by Lian Dolan
Author Lian Dolan

Meet Lian Dolan

Lian Dolan is a writer, podcaster and speaker. She’s the author of two LA Times best-selling novels, Helen of Pasadena and Elizabeth the First Wife. Her next novel, The Sweeney Sisters, will be published by Harper Collins in April 2020.  She co-hosts Satellite Sisters, a top-rated podcast for women that she created with her four real sisters. She’s also a popular speaker with women’s organizations, at literary and business events and at book clubs across the country. She graduated from Pomona College with a degree in Classics. She lives in Pasadena with her husband, two sons, and one big German shepherd. Learn more…

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April 11

Satellite Sisters Virtual Celebration

All Five Satellite Sisters & YOU

Tickets here
4 pm PT/7 pm ET


Publisher’s Weekly review of The Sweeney Sisters

Dolan (Helen of Pasadena) weaves together in this breezy tale the stories of three sisters whose family is disrupted after the death of their famous father. Read more…

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