Episode 88: #OrganicStory

…in which Jess and KJ are joined by Sarina Bowen as they speak with novelist Kristan Higgins about how she got her start, learned to grapple with the work of writing, and managed to successfully transition from one genre to another.

(#AmWriting with Jess & KJ is available on iTunes and AudioBoom and you should subscribe. Really.)


NY Times Well

The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jess Lahey

#AmWriting with Jess and KJ

The Atlantic

Vermont Public Radio

Grown and Flown



Sarina Bowen

Kristan Higgins

Now That You Mention It, Kristan Higgins

Susan Elizabeth Phillips

On Second Thought, Kristan Higgins

Me Before You, Jojo Moyes



The Magpie Murders, M.Z. Gaston

Undertow, Joss Dey

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body, Roxane Gay

The Wedding Date, Jasmine Guillory

Best Day Ever: A Riveting Psychological Thriller about the Perfect Marriage, Kaira Rouda

Crazy Thing Called Love, Molly O’Keefe