Objects of My Affection (Paperback)
Touchstone Books, 9781451660777, 310pp.
Publication Date: March 5, 2013
Praise For Objects of My Affection…
“Smolinski gracefully balances lighthearted humor with insightful musings on addiction, mortality, nostalgia, and affection, making this an entertaining and touching read.”
“A moving look at the dangers of holding on to both objects and one’s misconceptions, Smolinski’s third novel will draw readers in through her flawed but sympathetic characters."
“A charmingly breezy tone marks this warm appraisal of our addiction to stuff."
“A humorous story of self-discovery.”
“Simultaneously breezy yet thought provoking, this is a fun read that stays with you."
“Reading Jill Smolinski feels like hanging out with a charming, savvy, fun-filled new friend."
-Claire Cook, author of Must Love Dogs
“I loved this deeply felt, bravely honest tale of a professional organizer who discovers just how messy life and love can be, but that everything truly does have a place. A treasure of a novel."
-Melissa Senate, author of The Love Goddess' Cooking School
“Funny, poignant, and achingly smart, Objects of My Affection will win the hearts of loyal fans and new readers everywhere. Jill Smolinski's writing is smart, funny, and true with fully realized characters that readers will come to love."
-Mia King, author of Good Things and Sweet Life
“Smolinski does an incredible job of weaving together the stories of two willful women. . . and gives the often emotional storyline a genuine feeling of reality.”