ABOUT JESSICA SHATTUCK

Photo by Dorothea von Haeften
Photo by Dorothea von Haeften

Jessica Shattuck is the author of the novels The Women in the Castle, a New York Times Bestseller and winner of The New England Book Award; Perfect Life; and The Hazards of Good Breeding, 
which was a New York Times Notable Book, a Boston Globe best book of the year, and a finalist for the 2003 PEN/Winship Award.

Her fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, Glamour, Open City, and The Tampa Review among other publications.

Her nonfiction has appeared in The New York Times, Mother Jones, Wired, The Believer Magazine, and The Boston Globe.

She lives with her husband and three children in Brookline, MA.