About Lynn

Writer. Cheese Lover. Lagging Fashion Indicator.

Lynn Messina is the author of almost two dozen novels, including the Beatrice Hyde-Clare mysteries, a cozy series set in Regency-era England. Her first novel, Fashionistas, has been translated into sixteen different languages and was briefly slated to be a movie starring Lindsay Lohan. Her essays have appeared in SelfAmerican Baby and the New York Times Modern Love column, and she has been a regular contributor to the Times parenting blog. She lives in New York City with her sons.