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Lauren Willig majored in renaissance studies and political science at Yale University, studied English history at Harvard University, and received a J.D. magna cum laude from Harvard Law School. She started writing the Pink Carnation series during law school. She practiced as a litigation associate at a large New York law firm for a year and a half before deciding to become a full-time writer. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Lauren Willig holds graduate degrees in both law and history from Harvard. After working in a New York law firm, she "retired" to become a full-time writer.
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