Jean Thompson is a critically acclaimed novelist and short story writer. Her previous novel, The Humanity Project and her latest short story collection, The Witch and Other Tales Re-Told, are now available in paperback .
"One of the best contemporary short-story writers in peak form."
-- Kirkus Review
"If there are 'Jean Thompson characters,' they're us, and never have we been so articulate and worthy of compassion. These stories confirm that no one is beneath her interest, or beyond her sure and seemingly limitless reach."
-- David Sedaris
"Her stories linger and seep into your dreams."
-- Bernard Cooper, author of The Bill from My Father
"I wish I could write a sex scene that was half as sexy as one of Prince's songs. No, forget half, I'd settle for a lower percentage." Jean's Book Notes music playlist for her novel She Poured Out Her Heart.