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, she has published two Reese’s Book Club selections—Group by Christie Tate and Infinite Country by Patricia Engel, both New York Times bestsellers. Other notable publications in recent years include Antoine Wilson’s Mouth to Mouth (one of Obama’s favorite books of 2022) and Julia May Jonas’s Vladimir (an Amazon best book of the month and Book of the Month main selection), Adrienne Brodeur’s Wild Game (an Amazon and People Magazine top-ten book of the year), and Lori Gottlieb’s Maybe You Should Talk to Someone (a New York Times bestseller and an Amazon top-ten book of the year).


Featured Titles

Easy Beauty
Mouth to Mouth
Infinite Country
Last Updated: November 17, 2022