“Five kids, and not one made room for Mom. Oh, well. Thems the breaks.”
Jane McCafferty is author of two novels, One Heart and First You Try Everything, both from HarperCollins, and two story collections, Thank You For The Music, from HarperCollins and Director of the World, from Uuniversity of Pittsburgh Press, reissued by Carnegie Mellon Press.
Her work has received The Drue Heinz Prize, an NEA, two Pushcarts, and other awards, and she's been working on a new novel and story collection. She teaches at Carnegie Mellon, and for The Madwomen Writers Workshop at Carlow University, and in the community of Pittsburgh.