High-resolution author photo Photo credit: Kristen Hoebermann

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Photo credit: Kristen Hoebermann

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Represented by Laurie Abkemeier, DeFiore & Co.

U.S.: HarperCollins
U.K.: Short Books
Italy: Vallardi
Brazil: Ediouro
Korea: Business Books
China (complex): Commonwealth
Turkey: Nefes Publishing
Poland: GW Foksal

 

Bio: Jessica Lahey is an educator, writer, and speaker. She is an English and writing teacher, correspondent for the Atlantic, commentator for Vermont Public Radio, and writes the "Parent-Teacher Conference" column for the New York Times. She is the author of the New York Times bestselling book, The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed. Jessica earned a B.A. in Comparative Literature from the University of Massachusetts and a J.D. with a concentration in juvenile and education law from the University of North Carolina School of Law. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and two sons. 

High-resolution U.K. cover

High-resolution U.K. cover