“Lauren Fox writes with verve and a keen understanding of human relationships. She also happens to be riotously funny. Friends Like Us is at once a hilarious page-turner and a wise meditation on friendship, marriage, and the ways in which our parents’ mistakes so often shape our lives.”

- J. Courtney Sullivan, author of Maine and Commencement


“In this charming novel from the critically acclaimed author of Still Life with Husband, 26-year-old Willa and her best friend Jane are inseparable—until Jane falls in love.”

People Style Watch (February 2012)


“Lauren Fox’s Friends Like Us captures, with delicacy and humor, the ambiguities of attraction in an ironic age.”

Megan O’Grady, Vogue (February 2012)


“Two best friends in their 20s wrestle with love and jealousy in Lauren Fox’s hilarious, heartbreaking novel.”

Marie Claire (February 2012)