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12 Questions with Tears and Tequila Authors Linda Schreyer and Jo-Ann Lautman

Linda Schreyer and Jo-Ann Lautman are the co-authors of Tears & Tequila, the story of Joey Lerner and the group of participants in a Grief Group of young widows and widowers that she leads. The book releases June 1, 2014. We asked Linda and Jo-Ann to answer 12 questions about the book and the writing experience.

Q: Where did the […]

Melissa Rivers on the Importance of Grief Support

Melissa Rivers appeared on KTLA 5 Morning News Show this past Tuesday, May 13, 2014, to discuss her E! network program, Fashion Police, as well as her support of Our House, the nationally renowned grief support center founded by Tears and Tequila co-author, Jo-Ann Lautman.

In the interview, Melissa explains her support of Our House and the work they do […]

Hope Edelman and 20 Years of Motherless Daughters

“Tears and Tequila is a page-turning story filled with unique characters, whose adventures reveal the true nature of grief: painful and sad, yes, but also marked by humor, irreverence and, ultimately, transformation” — Hope Edelman, author, Motherless Daughters
Jo-Ann and I are so incredibly pleased to have the amazing Hope Edelman share such a positive review for our new novel, Tears […]