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Jennifer Agnes Weiner

Jennifer Agnes Weiner, American writer.

Background

  • Weiner, Jennifer Agnes was born on March 28, 1970 in De Ridder, Louisiana, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, summa cum laude, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1991.

    Career

    • Intern Poynter Institute Media Studies, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1991. Reporter Centre Daily Times, State College, Pennsylvania, 1991—1994. Features writer Lexington Herald-Leader, Kentucky, 1994—1995.

      General assignment, features reporter Philadelphia Inquirer, 1995—2001.

    Works

    • Certain Girls: A Novel
    • Readers fell in love with Cannie Shapiro, the smart, sharp-tongued, bighearted heroine of Good in Bed who found her happy ending after her mother came out of the closet, her father fell out of her life, and her ex-boyfriend started chronicling their ex-sex life in the pages of a national magazine.
    • Pequenos Contratiempos = Little Earthquakes (Spanish Edition)
    • Quien dijo que sobrevivir a la maternidad era facil? Tras el exito de sus novelas Bueno en la cama y En sus zapatos, Jennifer Weiner vuelve con una historia tierna, divertida y apasionante protagonizada por tres jovenes mujeres que se conocen en una clase de yoga prenatal.
    • The Guy Not Taken: Stories
    • Jennifer Weiner's talent shines like never before in this collection of short stories, following the tender, often hilarious, progress of love and relationships over the course of a lifetime.
    • Fly Away Home: A Novel
    • From one of the nation’s most beloved writers, Fly Away Home is an unforgettable story of a mother and two daughters who seek refuge in an old Connecticut beach house.

    Connections

    • Married Adam Bonin, October 27, 2001. Children: Lucy Jane, Phoebe.
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    Born March 28, 1970
    (age 47)
    • 1991
      summa cum laude
    • 1991
      Intern, Poynter Institute Media Studies
      Florida, United States
    • 1991 - 1994
      reporter Centre Daily Times
      State College, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1994 - 1995
      features writer, Lexington Herald-Leader
      Kentucky, United States
    • 1995 - 2001
      general assignment