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Lara Prescott

Biography

Lara Prescott

Lara Prescott received her MFA from the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas, Austin. She was previously an animal protection advocate and a political campaign operative. Her stories have appeared in The Southern Review, The Hudson Review, Crazyhorse, Day One and Tin House Flash Fridays. She won the 2016 Crazyhorse Fiction Prize for the first chapter of THE SECRETS WE KEPT. She lives in Austin, Texas.

Lara Prescott

Books by Lara Prescott

by Lara Prescott - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

THE SECRETS WE KEPT, September's Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club pick, is a thrilling tale of secretaries turned spies, of love and duty, and of sacrifice --- inspired by the true story of the CIA plot to infiltrate the hearts and minds of Soviet Russia, not with propaganda, but with the greatest love story of the 20th century: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO.