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Wendy Wax


Wendy Wax

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution says USA Today bestselling author Wendy Wax “writes with breezy wit and keen insight.” Her contemporary women’s fiction explores family, friendship and self-discovery and has been compared to that of Jennifer Weiner, Jane Green and Mary Alice Monroe. Her books, A WEEK AT THE LAKE, WHILE WE WERE WATCHING DOWNTON ABBEY and her Ten Beach Road novels --- BEST BEACH EVER, ONE GOOD THING, SUNSHINE BEACH, THE HOUSE ON MERMAID POINT, OCEAN BEACH and TEN BEACH ROAD --- have been featured in national media such as USA Today, Ladies’ Home Journal and Woman’s World.

Other works by Wendy Wax include MAGNOLIA WEDNESDAYS, THE ACCIDENTAL BESTSELLER, HOSTILE MAKEOVER, LEAVE IT TO CLEAVAGE, SINGLE IN SUBURBIA, 7 DAYS AND 7 NIGHTS, and the Ten Beach Road novellas CHRISTMAS AT THE BEACH and A BELLA FLORA CHRISTMAS. Many of her novels have been published internationally and as audiobooks.

Her 15th novel, MY EX-BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING, released in May 2019.

A former broadcaster and the mother of two grown sons, Wendy lives in Atlanta with her husband where she’s traded in her picket fence and gardening gloves for hi-rise living and a desk with a view from the 37th floor.

Photo Credit: Beth Kelly

Books by Wendy Wax

by Wendy Wax - Fiction, Romance, Women's Fiction

Prized and stored away for safekeeping, the timeless ivory wedding dress sits gently folded in its box. To Kendra, Brianna and Lauren, it’s a reminder of what could have been. Once closer than sisters, Lauren and Bree have grown up and grown apart. A successful author, Lauren returns home to the Outer Banks, fiancé in tow, to claim the dress she never thought she’d wear. Bree, a bookstore owner, grapples with the realities of life after you marry the handsome prince. Now on the eve of her daughter Lauren’s wedding, Kendra struggles with a secret she’s kept for far too long. And vows to make sure the dress will finally bring Lauren and Bree back together --- knowing they'll need each other to survive the coming storm.

by Wendy Wax - Fiction

It’s been five years since Emma Michaels has seen her friends, Mackenzie Hayes and Serena Stockton, an absence designed to keep them from discovering a long-ago betrayal. Now she’s in desperate need of their support. But when a terrible accident keeps Emma from saying her piece, Serena and Mackenzie begin to learn about the past on their own. Now, to heal their friendship and their broken lives, the three women will have to return to the lake that once united them and discover which relationships are worth holding on to.

by Wendy Wax - Fiction

Maddie, Avery and Nikki first got to know one another --- perhaps all too well --- while desperately restoring a beachfront mansion to its former grandeur. Now they’re putting that experience to professional use. But their latest project has presented some challenges they couldn’t have dreamed up in their wildest fantasies --- although the house does belong to a man who actually was Maddie’s wildest fantasy once.

by Wendy Wax - Fiction

When the concierge of The Alexander, a historic Atlanta apartment building, invites his fellow residents to join him for weekly screenings of “Downton Abbey,” four very different people find themselves connecting with the addictive drama --- and, even more unexpectedly, with each other.