Canadian comedy writer Lauren Wise debuts her first novel, ‘Swap Club’

Lauren Wise Swap Club cover

Lauren Wise Swap Club coverMontreal-based author and comedy writer Lauren Wise is taking readers on a steamy and entertaining adventure with the release of her first fiction novel, ‘Swap Club,’ published by World’s Best Story.

Released in February 2017, ‘Swap Club’ is the story of one woman’s (Valerie Matthews) sexual awakening as she and her husband join a clandestine Montreal swingers club. The book tells a fictional story about one woman’s midlife turning point and desire to spice up her life.

Comedy writer and author of ‘Swap Club’ Lauren Wise, Photo Credit: Jenni Fellegi

The book has also just been optioned to become a feature film by Canadian distributor Entertainment One (eOne).

Part of the writing team for the Just for Laughs Festival Galas in Montreal with Neil Patrick Harris, Seth Rogen and Jay Baruchel, Wise brings her quick wit and quirky sense of humour to the pages of ‘Swap Club’.

“Swap Club is a cheeky, fun and sexy read that is meant to entertain and excite,” said Wise. “I hope readers enjoy following along the wild adventure of one woman’s mid-life sexploration.”

“This novel is brimming with humour, love, conflict, and of course steamy sex,” said Vincent Salera, founder of World’s Best Story. “Swap Club has all the ingredients for a blockbuster franchise.” 

In Canada, Swap Club is available at Chapters and Indigo (online and in-store) and for $25.95 CAD.

More about Lauren Wise? Born and raised in Montreal, Quebec, Lauren Wise is a writer and producer known for her quirky sense of humor and a love for entertaining people. She has cast, created, and produced short films such as Mixed Messages, The Dinner Party and Sorry; has written many screenplays and worked as a writer’s assistant for Just for Laughs Galas in Montreal, featuring Seth Rogen, Joan Rivers, Jay Baruchel, Seth Meyers, Sarah Silverman, Andy Samberg, Chevy Chase, Neil Patrick Harris and Whitney Cummings, Dane Cook and Trevor Noah (to name a few).  ‘Swap Club’ is Wise’s first published novel. Wise is a proud mom and stepmother.