Sara Zarr is an American author of fiction and non-fiction books. She is a National Book Award finalist and two-time Utah Book Award winner, and also the host/producer of the This Creative Life podcast. Sara lives with her husband and cat in California and Utah.

Sara Zarr made her debut as a novelist with Story of a Girl, which was published in 2007. The novel was made into a TV movie directed by Kyra Sedgwick in 2017. Below is a list of Sara Zarr’s books in order of when they were originally released:

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Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Story of a Girl (2007)Description / Buy at
Sweethearts (2008)Description / Buy at
Once Was Lost / What We Lost (2009)Description / Buy at
How to Save a Life (2011)Description / Buy at
The Lucy Variations (2013)Description / Buy at
Roomies (With: Tara Altebrando) (2013)Description / Buy at
GemDixie (2017)Description / Buy at
Goodbye from Nowhere (2020)Description / Buy at
A Song Called Home (2022)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Courageous Creativity (2020)Description / Buy at
This Creative Life: A Handbook for Writers (2022)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Anthologies

Does This Book Make Me Look Fat?(2008)Description / Buy at
Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd(2009)Description / Buy at
Life Inside My Mind(2018)Description / Buy at

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Sara Zarr Synopsis: Sweethearts is a standalone novel by Sara Zarr. When they were children, Jennifer Harris and Cameron Quick were both regarded as social outcasts. They were also eachother’s only friend. So when Cameron vanishes without warning, Jennifer thinks she’s lost the only person who will ever understand her. Now in high school, Jennifer has been transformed. Known as Jenna, she’s popular, happy, and dating, everything “Jennifer” couldn’t be – but she still can’t shake the memory of her long-lost friend. When Cameron suddenly resurfaces, they are both confronted with memories of their past together and the drastically different paths their lives have taken.

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