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Book Deal: Congratulations to Sophia Raday!

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Fans of former LM editor Sophia Raday's column Mommy Athens, Daddy Sparta will be delighted to hear that Sophia has recently signed a contract with Beacon Press for a memoir about her "red state, blue state" marriage. Look for the book in Spring 2009.


Caroline M. Grant served on the editorial board of Literary Mama for over ten years, including five as Editor-in-Chief. She is currently Associate Director of the Sustainable Arts Foundation, which provides grants to writers and artists with children.

She is the co-editor of two anthologies: The Cassoulet Saved Our Marriage: True Tales of Food, Family, and How We Learn to Eat (Roost Books, 2013) and Mama, PhD: Women Write about Motherhood and Academic Life (Rutgers University Press, 2008). Her column, Mama at the Movies, ran on Literary Mama for six years; she has published essays in a number of other journals and anthologies.

She lives in San Francisco with her husband and two sons; she writes about food and family on her blog and at Learning to Eat. Visit her website for more information, including clips from her radio and television events.

Caroline is former editor-in-chief for Literary Mama.


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That's great news. I've missed reading Sophia's column--I'm sure the book will be great!
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