Lynne Griffin

Lynne Griffin is the author of the novels Sea Escape and Life Without Summer, and the nonfiction parenting guide, Negotiation Generation. Her third novel, The Last Resort, will be published by Simon & Schuster in fall 2012. She lives outside Boston with her family. Visit her online at

Books by this Author

Sea Escape


Lynne Griffin on Sea Escape

Lynne Griffin follows her character Laura's path to discovering her mother's past.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. All behavior tells a story

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. Which character is you? The answer is all of them and none of them.

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Anna Quindlen, Wally Lamb, Ann Patchett,

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Persevere.

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
Portrait of Jennie by Robert Nathan
Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
Ordinary People by Judith Guest