Nina de Gramont

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Nina de Gramont is the author of the acclaimed Meet Me at the River and Every Little Thing in the World as well as the story collection Of Cats and Men and the adult novel The Gossip of Starlings. Her work has appeared in Redbook, Harvard Review, Nerve, and Seventeen. Nina lives with her husband and daughter in coastal North Carolina. You can visit her at

Photograph by Paul Blackmore

Books by this Author

The Boy I Love
Meet Me at the River
Every Little Thing in the World

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Write a little every day without hope or despair" -- Isak Dinesen

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Oh, someplace tropical. With a white sand beach and a lovely pool overlooking the ocean.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Laziness.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Compassion, Intelligence, and Humor.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Good health, good friends, my family, the sun on my skin, everyone safe, happy, and worry-free!

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