This Is Where We Live

By Janelle Brown
(Spiegel & Grau, Paperback, 9780385524049, 330pp.)

Publication Date: May 17, 2011

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Claudia and Jeremy, a young married couple (she’s an aspiring filmmaker, he’s an indie musician), are on the verge of making it. Her first film was a sensation at Sundance and is about to have its theatrical release; he’s assembled a new band and is a few songs shy of an album. They’ve recently purchased their first home—a mid-century bungalow with a breathtaking view of Los Angeles—with the magical assistance of an adjustable-rate mortgage. But a series of seismic events—the tanking of Claudia’s film, the return of Jeremy’s manipulative ex-girlfriend, and the staggering adjustment of their monthly mortgage payments—deal a crushing blow to their dreams of the bohemian life and their professional aspirations and make them question their values and their shared vision of the future.

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About the Author
Janelle Brown is a freelance journalist who writes for the" New York Times," "Vogue," "Wired," "Elle," and "Self," among other publications, and was formerly a senior writer for "Salon," She lives with her husband in Los Angeles. This is her first novel.
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