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Lauren Oliver

Lauren Oliver (born Laura Suzanne Schechter, November 8, 1982) is an American author of the New York Times bestselling YA (Yes/You/Young Adult) novels Before I Fall, which was published in 2010; Panic; and the Delirium trilogy: Delirium, Pandemonium and Requiem, which have been translated into more than thirty languages. She is a 2012 E.B. White Read-Aloud Award nominee for her middle-grade novel Liesl & Po, as well as author of the fantasy middle-grade novel The Spindlers. Panic, which was published in March 2014, has been optioned by Universal Pictures in a major deal. Academically, Lauren graduated from the University of Chicago, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She also has a degree from New York University’s MFA program. With Lexa Hillyer, she is co-founder of the boutique literary development company Paper Lantern Lit.

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There are times I wish I was more conventional. I would get a husband and a baby and a big SUV in th ...

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The devil stole into the Garden of Eden. He carried with him the disease - amor deliria nervosa - in ...

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But you can build a future out of anything. A scrap, a flicker. The desire to go forward, slowly, on ...

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And a face above mine, white and beautiful, eyes as large as the moon. You saved me. A hand on my ch ...

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Dystopian novels help people process their fears about what the future might look like; further, the ...

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His eyes are the color of honey. These are the eyes I remember from my dreams.

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I know what the problem is, of course. The disorientation, the distraction, the difficulty focusing ...

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In one of the tents, Julian is sleeping. And in another: Alex

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I will make a pact with you: I will do it if you will do it, always and forever. Take down the walls ...

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And you should hear the music. Incredible, amazing music, like nothing you've ever heard, music that ...

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Amor deliria nervosa. The deadliest of all deadly things.

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Finishing books - and leaving the world you've created - is always a kind of emotionally wrenching e ...

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It's funny, isn't it? When you are young you just want to be old, and then later you wish you could ...

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One of the things I've tried to do in my career is really write different kinds of books, so I'm abl ...

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Coincidences; mix-ups; harmless mistakes and switches. And so a story is born.

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