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Jael McHenry

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Jael McHenry is a talented and enthusiastic amateur cook who grew up in Michigan and Iowa before moving from city to city along the East Coast: Boston, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and now New York, where she blogs about food and cooking at the Simmer blog, http://simmerblog.typepad.com. She is a monthly pop culture columnist and Editor-in-Chief of Intrepid Media, online at intrepidmedia.com. Her work has appeared in publications such as the North American Review, Indiana Review, and the Graduate Review at American University, where she earned her MFA in Creative Writing.

The lovely Amy Sue Nathan recently interviewed me at her (just-turned-one!) blog, Women's Fiction Writers, talking about the paperback launch of The Kitchen Daughter and some other things I've got going on. Like the particular type of baking that involves...
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Jael McHenry is now friends with Erin
date: January 24, 2012 02:00PM
location: Goodreads online, US, The United States
description: All readers are invited to the live celebration of the release of The Baker’s Daughter (Crown) and The Kitchen Daughter (Gallery) in paperback. Ask questions online and chat live with the authors -- join us for a discussion that's sure to be delicious!


(PS - If you've already RSVP'd on Sarah's invite, you do not need to RSVP here as well. Looking forward to the chat!)

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“In my life I've had good days and bad days. Miserable days. Painful days. And no matter how bad the bad ones get, there's a mercy in them. Every single one of them ends.”
Jael McHenry, The Kitchen Daughter

“There is no normal. There's only what's right for you and being honest.”
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“I tell myself I’m fine on my own, but am I? No friends to fall back on, no relationships, no support. Left to my own devices, I have no devices.”
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