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Hollywood insider Abby Stern’s debut about a reporter who captures the glitz and grit of Hollywood, even as her own life becomes intertwined in a public scandal that may cost her everything

Ella Warren works for celebrity news website, The Life, as a club reporter. She’s assigned to stake out Hollywood’s hottest clubs and spy on the celebrities inside. When Ella is pressured by her Devil Wears Prada-type boss to find an exclusive story to keep her job she has to decide if being in Hollywood’s elite inner circle is worth jeopardizing her friendship with actress, Holiday Hall, her budding romance with Holiday’s agent and her family.

A juicy, big-hearted novel about a young woman who loses herself in a fast-paced, glamorous world where finding your authentic self isn’t easy.

Abby Stern has been a Hollywood insider and freelance celebrity reporter for over eight years. She has covered red carpets and interviewed A-list celebrities for People Magazine among other places. ACCORDING TO A SOURCE is her first novel.

What makes this book special is the real-life inspiration that peels back the curtain on Hollywood celebrity gossip. Having worked as a celebrity reporter, covering red carpets and interviewing celebrities like Drew Barrymore, Kerry Washington, Patricia Arquette, Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Colbert, and more for eight years Abby has a bird's eye view of the inner workings of Hollywood celebrity. How celebrities are made and how they fall. As Abby herself discovered it's not what you think and you'll be surprised. While the celebrities, plot and actual events might be fiction they are drawn from real world, insider experience.

We will be publishing this debut in hard cover under St. Martin’s Press, June 2017. We expect lots of great quotes to come in over the next few months and for there to be a TON of press around publication because of the author’s connections and friends. If you need any additional materials or information, please do let us know.