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Iowa Writer Claire Lombardo's Debut Novel To Be Adapted For TV

Matthew Alvarez
Claire Lombardo’s novel on display at Prairie Lights Bookstore. ";

Claire Lombardo released her debut novel "The Most Fun We Ever Had" over the summer. The novel follows a large family's complex dynamics and relationships over four decades through a Midwesterner's lens.

In this episode of Talk of Iowa, host Charity Nebbe revisits her July 8 conversation with Lombardo. We also get an update in  recent developments with her best-selling novel being adapted for an HBO series.   

Lombardo was born and raised in Oak Park, Illinois and earned her MFA in fiction from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. 


Claire Lombardo, author 

Matthew was a producer for IPR's River to River and Talk of Iowa
Charity Nebbe is the host of IPR's Talk of Iowa