STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Times Book Festival attracts some of the biggest names in writing.

One such author is New York Times best-seller Jane Green, who visited KCAL9 Studios Saturday to discuss her latest novel “Tempting Fate.”

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The plot follows a woman whose life gets turned upside down after starting up an affair with a younger man.

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Green has released more than a dozen NYT bestsellers, with “Tempting Fate” having just made the list.

She specializes in mature stories that center on women and how they overcome transition and obstacles in their lives. Traversing the blissful to the tragic, Green tells her stories with her trademark wit, wisdom and compassion.

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For more on the author’s work visit JaneGreen.com.