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Nora Ephron Books

26 Years Later, An Ode To 'When Harry Met Sally' And Nora Ephron

Shelley Anderson Myers | Posted 07.21.2016 | Fifty
Shelley Anderson Myers

On July 21, 1989, 26 years ago today, Nora Ephron brought us 'When Harry Met Sally' and everyone spilled out of the theater, electrified. Nora had just created the first modern romantic comedy that had us talking about the most famous 'orgasm' in cinema history. I still mourn that trademark 'Nora Ephron sparkle.'

Coming of Age With The Ephron Sisters -- And Their Mother

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

Four sisters, all writers -- not just the one we know best -- came of age in the shadow of a complicated, talented, hard-drinking mother. It wasn't ea...

2 Nora Ephron Books Being Reissued

The Huffington Post | Lori Fradkin | Posted 09.20.2012 | Women

Nora Ephron fans, clear a space on your bookshelves. Two essay collections by the late writer -- "Crazy Salad: Some Thoughts About Women" and "Scribbl...

Thanks, Nora

Brigid Brett | Posted 08.28.2012 | Books
Brigid Brett

What I really love about her and what I wish I'd thanked her for, is not letting all that cleverness and wit get the better of her. I so wish I'd thanked her for not allowing her hurts and betrayals to make her shriveled and bitter and mean-spirited.

Nora Ephron Told Our Stories

Gina Barreca | Posted 08.28.2012 | Books
Gina Barreca

Her heroines were witty and perceptive even while being vulnerable and appealing; they were independent and capable, yet filled with that weird fear of overdoing everything or doing everything wrong that engulfs the most stunningly competent woman.

'She Was My Writing Idol': How Lee Woodruff Will Remember Nora Ephron

Lee Woodruff | Posted 08.27.2012 | Fifty
Lee Woodruff

Nora Ephron wrote about aging with honestly so that the rest of us could feel better about our necks, our knees and our plastic surgery choices.

How Nora Ephron's 'Heartburn' Changed The Conversation About Divorce

The Huffington Post | Natasha Burton | Posted 06.28.2012 | Divorce

Nora Ephron’s novel “Heartburn,” a roman à clef loosely based on her discovery of husband Carl Bernstein's affair and its aftermath, was publis...

Nora Ephron Made My Career Possible

Jennifer Weiner | Posted 08.27.2012 | Women
Jennifer Weiner

You don't have to don the literary equivalent of a Tom Wolfe suit to be published or pretend you're a man, with a man's concerns and a man's voice, to get attention? My mind was officially blown.

Nora Ephron's Poignant List Of What She'll Miss

The Huffington Post | Lisa Belkin | Posted 06.27.2012 | Fifty

Nora Ephron said good-bye. Diagnosed years ago with an aggressive form of leukemia, she had to have known that her odds for a very long life had c...

A Letter From Nora

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 08.27.2012 | Entertainment
Claudia Zelevansky

To be honest, I suspect my hands would still shake if I did it again today. I still might think: Who am I to be writing to her? I'm still not brave in the way I imagine her to be, but these days I usually put the letter in the mailbox in the end. And Nora Ephron gets some credit for that.

12 Delicious Throwbacks From Nora Ephron's Recipe Collection

The Huffington Post | Kristen Aiken | Posted 05.19.2015 | Taste

Nora Ephron managed to sum up the relationship between human emotion and food in one tidy paragraph: Nothing like mashed potatoes when you're feeli...

What Nora Ephron Had To Say About Aging

Posted 06.26.2012 | Fifty

Nora Ephron -- the 71-year-old author, director ("Julie & Julia") and screenwriter ("When Harry Met Sally...") who died Tuesday evening after a battle...

All The Bookish Moments From Nora Ephron Films

Posted 06.26.2012 | Books

Nora Ephron had a close relationship with books. She wrote bestselling essay collections, including "I Feel Bad About My Neck", "Crazy Salad" as well ...

Nora Ephron Dies At 71

Posted 06.27.2012 | Celebrity

Nora Ephron is dead at 71. Ephron died of complications from myelodysplasia, a blood disorder she was diagnosed with six years ago, The Washington ...