Lisa Heidke

Lisa Heidke studied journalism at Queensland University, fled Brisbane and settled in Sydney where she landed a job as an acquisitions editor in book publishing. After a while she swapped book publishing for magazine publishing, working as a feature writer on several national magazines. After many years living in Sydney's inner west, Lisa woke up one morning to find herself living with three children on the North Shore (much to her surprise and sometimes horror). She is the author of Lucy Springer Gets Even, What Kate Did Next, Claudia's Big Break and Stella Makes Good.

Books by Lisa Heidke

It Started with a Kiss

Published: January 2015

After the pain of her marriage breakup, Friday Jones makes some major blunders - from a misguided affair to online dating disasters. But can heartbreak actually be the best thing that ever happened to her?

Stella Makes Good

Published: January 2013

Can mother-of-two, Stella forge a new life for herself after the end of her marriage? A funny and insightful novel about love, friendship and the quest for happiness.

Claudia's Big Break

Published: March 2012

When Claudia and two friends take a break on a Greek island holiday, it's an opportunity to take stock of their lives. With a bit of drunken karaoke and a serving of unexpected romance life will never be quite the same for any of them again. A funny and entertaining novel about friendship, romance, laughter and loyalty.

Stella Makes Good

Published: January 2012

Can mother-of-two, Stella forge a new life for herself after the end of her marriage? A funny and insightful novel about love, friendship and the quest for happiness.

What Kate Did Next

Published: January 2011

Meet Kate Cavendish - housewife and mother of two - as she dips her toes back into the workforce while trying to juggle kids, a work-obsessed husband, lust for her son's soccer coach . the time has come for Kate to follow some of her own dreams.

Claudia's Big Break

Published: January 2011

Claudia's life is a mess until she and two friends take a break from their lives with a Greek island holiday. With a bit of drunken karaoke, a serving of unexpected romance and life will never be quite the same for any of them again.

What Kate Did Next

Published: January 2010

Meet Kate Cavendish - housewife and mother of two - as she dips her toes back into the workforce while trying to juggle kids, a work-obsessed husband, lust for her son's soccer coach, and much, much more .

Lucy Springer Gets Even

Published: January 2009

Told with a light touch and great verve, this is the genuinely funny story of sixty days in the tumultuous life of ex-actor cum housewife and mother of two, Lucy Springer as she comes to terms with the sudden departure of her husband, Max, in the middle of major renovations.

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