Anne Lamott is an American author of fiction and non-fiction books. She is also a political activist and a public speaker. Anne tackles such topics as alcoholism, single motherhood, and Christianity. She is a graduate of Drew College Preparatory School in San Francisco, California. Anne lives in the Bay Area of California.

Anne Lamott made her debut as a published author in 1979 with the novel Hard Laughter. Below is a list of Anne Lamott’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Hard Laughter(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rosie(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Joe Jones(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
All New People(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crooked Little Heart(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blue Shoes(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Imperfect Birds(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Operating Instructions(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bird By Bird(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Traveling Mercies(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Word by Word(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Plan B(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grace(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Some Assembly Required(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Help, Thanks, Wow(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stitches(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hope and Renewal Collection(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Small Victories(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hallelujah Anyway(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Almost Everything(2018) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


Note: Some Assembly Required was co-authored by Sam Lamott.

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Anne Lamott Synopses: In Hard Laughter by Anne Lamott, a sensitive and reflective 24-year-old woman chronicles her family’s confrontation with illness when it is discovered that her father suffers from an inoperable brain tumor.

In Rosie by Anne Lamott, a precocious eight-year-old named Rosie Ferguson discovers the unpleasantness of real life through the actions of the father of her best friend, Sharon Thackery.

Joe Jones is a standalone novel by Anne Lamott. Louise, a cook at Jessie’s Cafe, relies on humor and the friendship of her co-workers and regulars at the cafe to get over her breakup with Joe Jones

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