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"If you liked Eat, Pray, Love, then read Groundswell." —US Weekly (Essential Summer Read selection)

A "compulsively readable novel charting the highs and lows of love" (Jen Lancaster) about a young woman recovering from divorce who finds healing—and romance—through surfing.

A butterfly flaps its wings in New York City...and a groundswell forms in Mexico.

Sometimes the biggest ripples come from the smallest events. Like the day that novice PA Emma Guthrie walks into world-famous movie star Garrett Walker’s trailer. When she walks out, she’s on her way to becoming Mrs. Emma Walker, trading her jeans and flip-flops for closets full of Chanel and the start of a successful screenwriting career. But when an incriminating text message throws her marriage into question, Emma flees New York City for a sleepy coastal town in Mexico. Here, she meets gorgeous, California-born Ben, who teaches her about the healing powers of surfing, shows her the joys of the simple life, and opens her up to the possibility of love.

An irresistible insider’s glimpse into a glittering world, Katie Lee’s debut novel is a captivating story about how losing everything you thought you wanted can be the first step to finding what you need.

About The Author

Photograph by Miki Duisterhof

Katie Lee has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, CBS News Sunday Morning, The Rachael Ray Show, The Nate Berkus Show, and Iron Chef America. She has been featured in publications such as People, Vanity Fair, Food and Wine, Town & Country, and InStyle. She is the author of the novel Groundswell and the cookbooks The Comfort Table and The Comfort Table: Recipes for Everyday Occasions. She lives in the Hamptons.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Gallery Books (May 29, 2012)
  • Length: 240 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781451688108

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