Author: Sarah McCoy

SARAH McCOY is author of the New York Times, USA Today, and international bestseller The Baker’s Daughter, a 2012 Goodreads Choice Award Best Historical Fiction nominee. Her first novel is The Time It Snowed in Puerto Rico.

Sarah’s work has been featured in Real Simple, The Millions, Your Health Monthly, Huffington Post and other publications. She has taught English writing at Old Dominion University and at the University of Texas at El Paso.

The daughter of an Army officer, her family was stationed in Germany during her childhood. She calls Virginia home but presently lives with her husband, an Army physician, and dog, Gilbert, in El Paso, Texas.

Her novella “The Branch of Hazel,” featured in the anthology Grand Central (Penguin/Random House), releases July 1, 2014. Her third novel releases from Crown/Random House in summer 2015.


Grand Central - Original Stories of Postwar Love and Reunion

Grand Central
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780425272022
  • Release: 2014-07-01
  • Authors: Karen White, Jenna Blum, Melanie Benjamin, Alyson Richman, Sarah Jio, Sarah McCoy
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley
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A war bride awaits the arrival of her GI husband at the platform?

A Holocaust survivor works at the Oyster Bar, where a customer reminds him of his late mother?

A Hollywood hopeful anticipates her first screen test and a chance at stardom in the Kissing Room?

On any particular day, thousands upon thousands of people pass through New York City’s Grand Central Terminal, through the whispering gallery, beneath the ceiling of stars, and past the information booth and its beckoning four-faced clock, to whatever destination is calling them. It is a place where people come to say hello and good-bye. And each person has a story to tell.

Now, ten bestselling authors inspired by this iconic landmark have created their own stories, set on the same day, just after the end of World War II, in a time of hope, uncertainty, change, and renewal?.