Lian Dolan

Lian Dolan, the youngest sister, is a writer and broadcaster. She is the author of two best-selling novels. Helen of Pasadena, published by Prospect Park Books in 2010, was on the LA Times Bestseller list for more than a year and a nominee for Best Fiction by the Southern California Booksellers. Her second book, Elizabeth the First Wife (2013) hit the LA Times Bestseller list the first week on the shelves. She has written regular columns for Working Mother, O, the Oprah magazine and been a featured contributor at She is currently writing a monthly column for Pasadena Magazine and working on her next novel. In addition to her work with Satellite Sisters, Lian created The Chaos Chronicles about her life as a busy working mom. The Chaos Chronicles is a website, blog and weekly podcast and was developed by Nickelodean as a half-hour sitcom. Lian co-wrote the TV pilot. Lian lives in Pasadena, California and is married and has two teen sons.