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Writer Mama Book Giveaway!

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Author, teacher, and friend of Literary Mama Christina Katz is hosting an amazing book giveaway on her website. Every day in May, she'll be giving away a book to one person who comments on the day's post. So far, the books have included a great range of books, from The Write Start by Jen Hallissy, Christina's own Writer Mama, How To Raise A Writing Career Alongside Your Kids, a picture book by Elizabeth Rusch, For the Love of Music: The remarkable story of Maria Anna Mozart, and April Henry's thriller Heart of Ice.

On May 17th, she'll be giving away one copy of LM editor-in-chief Caroline Grant's anthology, Mama, PhD: Women Write About Motherhood and Academic Life, plus fiction co-editor Suzanne Kamata's new short story collection, The Beautiful One Has Come. Check here for the contest rules, and enter to win a book every day!


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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