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Joanna Philbin


Joanna Philbin

Joanna Philbin was born in Los Angeles and grew up in New York City. She is the daughter of television host Regis Philbin. She started her first novel at the age of seven, but only got as far as the second chapter. She went on to receive her B.A. from Brown University and an M.F.A. from the University of Notre Dame. She now lives in Los Angeles, California.

Joanna Philbin

Books by Joanna Philbin

by Joanna Philbin - Fiction

Seventeen-year-old Rory McShane signed on to be a summer errand girl for the Rules --- a wealthy family with an enormous beachfront mansion in East Hampton. When she is told to avoid socializing with the family, her situation becomes complicated by the youngest member, Isabel. Isabel engages in an illicit love affair and brings Rory along for the ride. Will Rory's own summer romance jeopardize her friendship with Isabel? And, after long-hidden family secrets surface, will the Rules' picture-perfect world ever be the same?

by Joanna Philbin - Fiction, Young Adult 12+

Emma Conway has never fit into the sweater-set-wearing world of her political family, opting for purple hair and Chuck Taylors to keep herself out of countless photo ops. But when she accidentally lets her father's presidential plans slip on national television, Emma finds herself thrown into the spotlight.