Laura Dave & Rebecca Serle with Jessica Knoll - The Last Thing He Told Me & One Italian Summer (Online Event)

Laura Dave & Rebecca Serle
in conversation with Jessica Knoll 

The Last Thing He Told Me
One Italian Summer

An Online Event

Weds., March 22nd • 4:00pm PT

This event will be hosted live online. Please contact with questions regarding live events.

A not-to-be-missed star novelist online panel discussion!

In partnership with Simon & Schuster, join is for a special online event AuthorFest Spring 2023 featuring bestselling authors Rebecca Serle and Laura Dave in conversation, moderated by Jessica Knoll. Both Serle and Dave are masters of complicated family and love stories, creating characters that have enchanted people across mediums as both of their work has leapt from the page to the screen. In their conversation, they’ll discuss the adaptations, where they draw inspiration, and how the world around them influences their work.

Laura Dave is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Last Thing He Told Me, Eight Hundred Grapes, and other novels. Her books have been published in thirty-eight countries and have been chosen by Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club, Book of the Month Club, and the Richard and Judy Book Club. The Last Thing He Told Me was chosen as the Goodreads Mystery & Thriller of the Year for 2021. It is soon to be a limited series on Apple TV+, cocreated by Laura. She resides in Santa Monica, California.

Rebecca Serle is the New York Times bestselling author of One Italian Summer, In Five Years, The Dinner List, and the young adult novels The Edge of Falling and When You Were Mine. Serle also developed the hit TV adaptation Famous in Love, based on her YA series of the same name. She is a graduate of USC and The New School and lives in Los Angeles. Find out more at

Jessica Knoll is the New York Times bestselling author of The Favorite Sister and Luckiest Girl Alive—now a major motion picture from Netflix starring Mila Kunis. She has been a senior editor at Cosmopolitan and the articles editor at Self. She grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia and graduated from the Shipley School in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and from Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and their bulldog, Beatrice.







Laura Dave photo courtesy of Katherine Eskovitz; Rebecca Serle photo courtesy of Ann Molen; Jessica Knoll photo courtesy of Sabrina Lantos.



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The Last Thing He Told Me: A Novel By Laura Dave Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501171352
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: S&S/ Marysue Rucci Books - March 21st, 2023

One Italian Summer: A Novel By Rebecca Serle Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982166809
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atria Books - March 7th, 2023

Luckiest Girl Alive: A Novel By Jessica Knoll Cover Image
ISBN: 9781668003565
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Published: S&S/ Marysue Rucci Books - September 6th, 2022