Nicole Dweck holds a BA in Journalism and a Master's Degree in Global Affairs from NYU. When The Debt of Tamar, her debut novel, was self-published, it was a USA Today bestseller and received a debut fiction award from Writer's Digest, before going on to be acquired by Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of Macmillan.
On November 15, 2016 at a televised ceremony at The Brooklyn Historical Society in Brooklyn, NY, Nicole, along with nine other honorees, was inducted into the Brooklyn-Jewish Hall of fame. Along with an award from The Brooklyn Jewish Historical Initiative, she also received a certificate of Congressional recognition.
Her non-fiction works have appeared in The New York Observer as well as Haute Living Magazine. Nicole lives in New York City with her husband and their two sons. She is currently working on her second novel.