Harper Collins announces a new imprint—Harper Muse
and Patti Callahan’s
Once Upon a Wardrobe
will be their debut novel.
October 19, 2021
From the New York Times bestselling author of Becoming Mrs. Lewis comes another tenderly imagined and enchanting story that pulls back the curtain on the early life of C. S. Lewis.
It was called "The Titanic of the South." The luxury steamship sank in 1838 with Savannah's elite on board; through time, their fates were forgotten—until the wreck was found, and now their story is finally being told in this breathtaking novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Becoming Mrs. Lewis.
A New York Times Bestselling Author
Co-creator and co-host of the weekly web show and podcast
Friends & Fiction
Photo Credit: Bud Johnson Photography
Patti Callahan Henry is a New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of sixteen novels and podcast host. She is the recipient of The Christy Award — A 2019 Winner “Book of the Year”; The Harper Lee Distinguished Writer of the Year for 2020 and the Alabama Library Association Book of the Year for 2019. She is the co-host and co-creator of the popular weekly online Friends and Fiction live web show and podcast. A full-time author and mother of three children, she now resides in both Mountain Brook, Alabama, and Bluffton, South Carolina with her husband.
The New York Times bestselling author Patti Callahan Henry writing Contemporary Southern Fiction.
13 Contemporary Titles:
The Perfect Love Song (2019)
The Favorite Daughter (2019)
The Bookshop at Water’s End (2017)
The Idea of Love (2015)
The Stories We Tell (2014)
And Then I Found You (2013)
Coming up for Air (2011)
Driftwood Summer (2009)
The Art of Keeping Secrets (2008)
Between the Tides (2007)
When Light Breaks (2006)
Where the River Runs (2005)
Losing the Moon (2004)
The New York Times bestselling author began writing under the name of 'Patti Callahan' with her introduction into the historical fiction genre. With a belief that the power of story changes us and moves us, Patti’s historical fiction explores the untold stories of the past that affect us now.
4 Historical Titles:
Once Upon a Wardrobe (10/21)
Surviving Savannah (3/21)
Wild Swan (12/20)
Becoming Mrs. Lewis: The Improbably Love Story of Joy Davidman & C.S. Lewis (10/18)
2 Podcast Collection Series:
Patti's Books & Podcasts
SURVIVING SAVANNAH | Patti Callahan
Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum | Savannah, GA.
"How do we Survive the Surviving?"
Brought to you by BERKLEY | Penguin Books USA
AUG 4—Lauren Willig
AUG 11—Taylor Jenkins Reid
AUG 18—Debut Novelists featuring Lou Diamond Phillips & Gervais Hagerty
AUG 22—John Truby & Leslie Lehr
AUG 25—Karin Slaughter
SEPT 1—Megan Abbott & Laura Lippman
SEPTEMBER 8—Daryn Kagan & Paula Farris
SEPTEMBER 15—Emily Henry
SEPTEMBER 22—Wiley Cash
SEPTEMBER 29—Debbie Macomber and the launch celebration for MKA's The Santa Suit
OCTOBER 6—Kwame Alexander
OCTOBER 13—Tasha Alexander & Andrew Grant
OCTOBER 20—Alice Hoffman and the launch celebration for Patti's Once Upon a Wardrobe
OCTOBER 27—Richard Paul Evans and the launch celebration for Kristy's Christmas in Peachtree Bluff
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