Literary lightning!"
—Richard Carlson, #1 New York Times bestselling author


If you loved The Notebook , then you’ll want to lose yourself reading All That Matters. 
—Doubleday Book Club


About Jan

Jan Goldstein is the author of two national fiction bestsellers, All That Matters and The Prince of Nantucket,recently optioned for film.  His work has been translated into more than a dozen foreign languages and has been selected for the New York Times Hot List.

Other Books By Jan Goldstein

Praise for Jan's Novels

“Recalls another Massachusetts dynasty–a clan of wild boys with political dreams and personal demons. Novelist Jan Goldstein is a wise and wry observer of what has changed beneath the face of American governance, and what never will.”

—Jacquelyn Mitchard, New York Times bestselling author on The Prince of Nantucket

“…has the momentum of The Da Vinci Code -- Goldstein's knack for tapping into the female psyche is astonishing."
—Pearl Chen, Barnes & Noble National Review

Goldstein unabashedly, effectively yanks readers' heartstrings. If you think you won't cry a little, you're wrong."

—Publishers Weeky

Book Project

The One is a journey into the power of second chances and the startling discovery of  life’s purpose when a Wellesley professor, unlucky in love, is lured to a famed New England Inn where a mysterious woman awaits with heart-stopping news that will alter his life forever.

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Hope in a Time of Pain and Pandemic

We have been operating in a house of pandemic since March with, first, my daughter Shira returning from Boston University and her spring break with Covid-19 (over and done with in two weeks) followed by my wife, Bonnie’s, getting it for the next 10 weeks! I, somehow, have avoided it which puzzles me. And now,…