The Night I Got Lucky

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The Night I Got Lucky

By Laura Caldwell

Red Dress Ink, Paperback, 9780373895311, 256pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2005

With the help of a therapist and a jade frog, 32-year-old Billy Randall suddenly gets everything she's ever wanted in life. However, it takes a surreal journey for Billy to realize what she "really" wants out of life in this hopeful and funny romp. Original.

About the Author

Laura Caldwell, a former civil litigator, is a Scholar in Residence at Loyola Law School where she is also an award-winning law professor. Caldwell's first book, Burning the Map, was selected by Barnes & as one of The Best of 2002. Following that, A Clean Slate received a starred review from Booklist. Caldwell began publishing thrillers and suspense novels in 2005. Both her debut mystery, Look Closely, and The Rome Affair, the novel that pulled her into the Mosley case, received critical acclaim. Laura's newest, an international thriller called The Good Liar, has been heralded as "a massive achievement." She is published in ten languages and over twenty countries.

Before beginning her writing career, Laura was a trial attorney, specializing in medical malpractice defense and entertainment law. She is published in the legal field and is currently an Adjunct Professor of Law at her alma mater, Loyola University Chicago, where she teaches litigation writing and international criminal law. Laura is also freelance magazine writer and has contributed to several anthologies.