I Miss You When I Blink[1] (1)

Named #1 on the Indie Next List by booksellers nationwide. As seen on must-read lists from Esquire, BuzzFeed, Real Simple, Newsweek, ELLE Australia, The Chicago Review of Books, theSkimm, Southern Living, Garden & Gun, The Millions, Bustle, HelloGiggles, Town & Country, and Lit Hub.

The debut collection by essayist Mary Laura Philpott asks: What happens after you check off all the boxes on your to-do list and realize you might need to reinvent the list—and yourself?


Read a sample in the New York Times.
(Or another sample on Longreads or Shondaland.)

Read a review in the Washington Post.

Listen to an interview on NPR’s All Things Considered.

(Find out more about the book here or read some reviews here.)

Praise for I Miss You When I Blink

“Infinitely relatable. Beautifully written. I’m ready to read it again.” -- Jenny Lawson, New York Times bestselling author of Let’s Pretend This Never Happened and Furiously Happy

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