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Fiction editor Kristina Riggle's first novel, Real Life and Liars, is now available for pre-order.

Also, two former LM columnists are publishing memoirs based on their columns. Sybil Lockhart's Mother in the Middle: A Biologist's Story of Caring for Parent and Child, based on her Mama in the Middle column, is due out in February. In May, look for Love in Condition Yellow: A Memoir of an Unlikely Marriage, based on Sophia Raday's column, Mommy Athens, Daddy Sparta.


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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