Last Updated on May 11, 2023 by BiblioLifestyle
My Last Innocent Year is a coming-of-age campus novel about a college senior in her final semester at an elite New England college struggling to find her way and trust her voice.
Today on the couch, I’m pleased to welcome author Daisy Alpert Florin. First, we talk about her debut novel, My Last Innocent Year; then, we get into her writing and reading life. Daisy also shares reading tips and gives us book and bookstore recommendations, plus lots more.
BOOKS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOW
BOOKS READ, LOVED, AND WOULD NOW RECOMMEND
- Notes on Your Sudden Disappearance by Alison Espach (Amazon or Bookshop)
- My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh (Amazon or Bookshop)
ON THE TBR STACK
ABOUT DAISY ALPERT FLORIN
Daisy Alpert Florin attended Dartmouth College and received graduate degrees from Columbia University and Bank Street Graduate School of Education. She is a recipient of the 2016 Kathryn Gurfein Writing Fellowship at Sarah Lawrence College and was a 2019–20 fellow in the BookEnds novel revision fellowship, where she worked with founding director Susan Scarf Merrell. A native New Yorker, Florin lives in Connecticut with her family. My Last Innocent Year is her first novel.