Lauren Wein Editorial Director Avid Reader Press

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Lauren Wein, Editorial Director

Before joining Avid Reader Press, where she oversees the imprint’s fiction and memoir program, Lauren spent more than two decades as an editor, first at Grove Atlantic, where she also served as rights director, and then at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Since arriving at Avid Reader in 2019, she has published two Reese’s Book Club selections—Group by Christie Tate and Infinite Country by Patricia Engel, both New York Times bestsellers. Earlier notable publications include Adrienne Brodeur’s Wild Game (an Amazon and People Magazine top-ten book of the year), Lori Gottlieb’s Maybe You Should Talk to Someone (a New York Times bestseller and an Amazon top-ten book of the year), Rachel Kadish’s The Weight of Ink (winner of a National Jewish Book Award), Derek B. Miller’s Norwegian by Night (winner of the Dagger Award for best debut crime novel), and Sarai Walker’s Dietland (basis for the AMC television series).


Featured Titles

Easy Beauty
Mouth to Mouth
Infinite Country
Last Updated: August 8, 2022