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Meghan Daum is the author of the essay collection My Misspent Youth and the novel The Quality of Life Report, a New York Times Notable Book. Her column on political, cultural, and social affairs appears weekly in the Los Angeles Times and is distributed nationally through the McClatchy news service. She has contributed to public radio’s Morning Edition, Marketplace, and This American Life, and has written for numerous publications, including The New Yorker, Harper’s Magazine, GQ, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and The New York Times Book Review. She lives in Los Angeles.

Meghan Daum is represented by Random House Speakers Bureau (http://www.rhspeakers.com).

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Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House

Written by Meghan Daum


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $11.99

From the acclaimed author and columnist: a laugh-out-loud journey into the world of real estate—the true story of one woman’s “imperfect life lived among imperfect houses” and her quest for the four perfect walls to call home.

After an itinerant suburban childhood and countless moves as a grown-up—from New York City to... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.

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Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House

Written by Meghan Daum


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $14.95

From the acclaimed author and columnist: a laugh-out-loud journey into the world of real estate—the true story of one woman’s “imperfect life lived among imperfect houses” and her quest for the four perfect walls to call home.

After an itinerant suburban childhood and countless moves as a grown-up—from New York City to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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