About Jessica

Jessica Grose is the editor of Lenny, an email newsletter from Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner. She writes about women's issues, family, culture, and grizzly bears. She argued in defense of her generation as part of an Intelligence Squared debate.

Her debut novel, SAD DESK SALAD, (William Morrow/HarperCollins) is out now. Order it here from Amazon. Her second novel, THE CLOSEST MARRIAGE, will be out in 2016, also from Morrow.

She was formerly a senior editor at Slate, and an editor at Jezebel. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, New York, The New Republic, Cosmopolitan, and several other publications. Jessica is the co-author, with Doree Shafrir, of LOVE, MOM: Poignant, Goofy, Brilliant Messages from Home, based on their blog, Postcards From Yo Momma. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and daughter.

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